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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Ormerod P 2008 Non Respiratory Tuberculosis In: Davies P, Barnes P, Gordon S (Eds) Clinical Tuberculosis 4th edition London, Hodder Arnold
Deaths and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) due to lung and other cancers, COPD, cardiovascular conditions, respiratory tuberculosis, and other respiratory and medical conditions.
Murdo Maciver, of North Lanarkshire Council, last night confirmed a member of staff had respiratory tuberculosis.
Around 150 people will be screened after the woman not a teacher was diagnosed with respiratory tuberculosis.
Owing to the significance of the infectious diseases, this category has been further subdivided to assess the effects of respiratory tuberculosis, weanling diarrhea, scarlet fever, and other infectious diseases.