Swelling in neck
I was diagnosed wth TB after FNAC test . I was told there is increase in Lymph Node . Earlier I was given AKT-4 for 3 months now I hv given Akurit . The swelling has reduced sometimes I feel but sometimes the size is more what I feel although not much . The doctor told me it takes time to reduce the size Lymph Node. Can u please suggest
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Hello, With adequate treatment, clinical remission is practically 100%. In NTM infections, with adequate surgical treatment, clinical remission is greater than 95%. Doctor said lymp node will regress ,if it doesn't regress it can be aspirated or removed , You might have lost some weight , have nutritious food , recurrence occurs when persons immunity becomes weak .
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