tuberculosis

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Synonyms for tuberculosis

TB

Synonyms for tuberculosis

an infectious disease producing lesions especially of the lungs

Synonyms for tuberculosis

infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages)

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Solitary bone tuberculosis is a rare condition in infancy, has non-specific findings, and can be misdiagnosed easily.
The first was a patient who had contracted bone tuberculosis while inside prison, which was medically neglected, causing him a permanent disability of the spinal cord.
(16) Present Bone tuberculosis Present case Absent Pulmonary involvement
Finally, continuing the perceptive use of oral evidence, Susan Kelly compassionately analyses the fate of children with bone tuberculosis in early to mid-twentieth-century Ireland.
Bone tuberculosis:results and experience in Leicestershire.