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
Allergic cough

I am suffering from allergic cough since two yrs.even after taking medication the cough doesn't gets cured. I HV been asked to stay away from dust.pls advise if the cough can be cured.

About tb fact

I get cured from tb and stopped my drug in last 2 month. i have a question that m i at highest risk to get tb disease again as i read on the internet that people who are recently infected in last two year are highest risk to get it again if reinfection happens? and another question, if i inhaled new normal bacteria again(not mdr bacteria) then would i develop mdr tb or it would be normal? and if i would perform skin test, will it show false positive result because i have recently cured from it. and if yes i can perform it then when should i?

Pain in chest since 2 days

I am having chest pain since 2 days in the centre of the chest.Dont know if it is due to acidity or there is any other problem.

Cough and sinus

I am having cough and cold for the past 10 days, doctor suggested to take the chest xray pa view and i got the results and it's shows GENERALISED INCREASED BV MARKINGS +, WHAT IS THAT MEANING IS IT EVERTHING NORMAL OR NEED TO TAKE ANY MEDICAL ASSISTANCE, I AM HAVING SINUS AND TYROID PROBLEM TOO

Cough and sinus

I am having cough for the past 10 days and doctor suggested to take chest xray pa view, i got the result and it is shows generalised increased BV markings +. what does it mean. i am having sinus and tyroid too... any problem is there

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