Tuberculosis

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Sep, 2020

TB Or Not TB

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What is the differential diagnosis?" I questioned my team, raising my arm with an MRI film in hand, holding it up against the morning light that brightened up the patient's room. A differential diagnosis (or DD, as we like…

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Tuberculosis

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Nov, 2019

World Tuberculosis Day 2019

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Around 1.7 Million people with Tuberculosis are dying each year. India bears the maximum burden of Tuberculosis in the World, with approximately 800 live , being lost yearly due to this lethal disease. Tuberculosis bacteria spread from one person to another through tiny droplets or aerosols released into the air via coughing and sneezing. It is caused, by an organism called Mycobacterium Tuberculosis. It is a highly infectious disease and…

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