Tuberculosis Test

Tuberculosis is a bacterial disease that is usually affects the lungs. Symptoms of TB are weight loss, fever, night sweats, weakness or fatigue, loss of appetite and coughing up blood of mucus.

Tuberculosis is a bacterial disease that is usually affects the lungs. Symptoms of TB are weight loss, fever, night sweats, weakness or fatigue, loss of appetite and coughing up blood of mucus. ... More

Health Q&A
Chest pain

I’m having pains in the left side of my chest, under and more on the right side of my left breast. The pain is so quick and makes me unable to breathe because it’s more painful to breathe when it’s happening. The all of a sudden pain/ tightening is happening more often now. Multiple times a day and I’m getting scared. The pain is starting to radiate to the left side of my back/ neck and shoulder area. I also get really flushed/ hot when it starts happening sometimes.

Repeated chest infections

I have had a two chest infections and three different courses of antibiotics (amoxycilin, anthromycin and doxycycline) in the past month but my cough still won't abate. Every time I finish a course of antibiotics after which I feel better, within a couple of days the fevers and cough return. The cough produces phlegm and triggers my asthma leaving me lightheaded and breathless. It is very frustrating and I am and wondering what to do. It is not whooping cough as I have been tested from it.

Phelgm without major cough or gever

Hi Doctor, I am having phlegm without any major cough for two weeks, I have taken amox and some other antibiotics but it seems 50% is cured. I take alcohol 2 pegs daily in the evening (don't take medicines then)... I have no feever or headche, take take normal foods accordingly. the problem is phlegm onlt, it seems that something has blocked my chest..and I take steam (hot water) with a capsule made for taking steam...don't remember the name...

Chest problem?

I have uncomfortable chest. Back pain. Chest tightness. Heartburn. Uncomfortable was earlier on right chest lower side but now it's on the left side just above stomach. It's not pain but as like feeling of tightness

Tb treatment

Hello doctor I am age 27 years. Presently I am under the Tb treatment from last 2 months. Initially I have lymph nodes in my neck. My physician done test and said me it is Koch's.then they start medicine AKt 4 .the tablets give me reactions like skin rash, headache. I admitted in hospital nearly 15 days. Then they started medication COMBUNEX 800, CLARIBID 250 along with Ambistryn-s injunction. My treatment was starting before 45 days back.60 injunction are enough??

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Doctors
Dr. Hirennappa B. Udnur - Pulmonologist
Dr. Hirennappa B. Udnur Pulmonologist (MBBS, Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases (DTCD), DNB - Respiratory Diseases, Fellow of College of Chest Physcians) 11 years experience Inspire Speciality Clinic
356 recommendations Sahakaranagar, Bangalore INR 350
Dr. H B Chandrashekar - Pulmonologist
Dr. H B Chandrashekar Pulmonologist (MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine) 34 years experience Sriranga Pulmonary Clinic
214 recommendations Malleswaram, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Ramesh B.R. - Pulmonologist
Dr. Ramesh B.R. Pulmonologist (MBBS, Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases (DTCD), FCCP - Pulmonary Medicine) 25 years experience Sriranga Pulmonary Clinic
70 recommendations Malleswaram, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. Srigiri S Revadi - Pulmonologist
Dr. Srigiri S Revadi Pulmonologist (MBBS, MD - Pulmonary Medicine, Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases (DTCD), FCCP - Pulmonary Medicine) 39 years experience The Bangalore Hospital
238 recommendations Basavanagudi, Bangalore INR 500
Dr. K S Satish - Pulmonologist
Dr. K S Satish Pulmonologist (MBBS, MD - Medicine, MRCP (UK)) 32 years experience Fortis Hospital
63 recommendations Cunningham Road, Bangalore INR 750