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Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis can also affect other parts of your body including your kidneys spine or brain.

Tuberculosis. For example tuberculosis of the spine may give you back pain and. Tuberculosistb 1 1 latent tuberculosis 10active tuberculosis. Specialty infectious disease pulmonology. Tb tb pulmonary tuberculosis chicken tuberculosis fowl tuberculosis.

Tuberculosis infectious disease caused by mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis other names phthisis phthisis pulmonalis consumption chest x ray of a person with advanced tuberculosis. When tb occurs outside your lungs signs and symptoms vary according to the organs involved. If you have latent tb your doctor will give you medication to kill the bacteria so the infection doesnt become activeyou.

In most forms of the disease the bacillus spreads slowly and widely in the lungs causing the formation of hard nodules tubercles or large cheeselike masses that break down the respiratory. Tuberculosis plus plus.