TB Information

By Loretta Harris,2015-03-21 00:44
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Tuberculosis Introduction Tuberculosis (TB) is an infection caused by a germ called the tubercle bacillus or Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It can affect the lungs (pulmonary TB) or other parts of the body, such as the lymph nodes (tuberculous adenitis or scrofula), the skin and the bones. Tubercle bacilli can remain dormant for years before producing active ..

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