Subtypes


Web

  • http://patient.info/health/tuberculosis-leaflet
  • Active tuberculosis (TB) disease is a serious infection that usually affects the lungs.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antituberculosis
  • Chest X-ray of a person with advanced tuberculosis: Infection in both lungs is marked by white arrow-heads, and the formation of a cavity is marked by black arrows.
  • http://www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/medicalpubs/diseasemanagement...
  • In 1993, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared TB a global emergency, the only disease ever so designated.
  • http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/infectiou...
  • Tuberculosis, or TB, can be a chronic bacterial infection that usually infects the lungs.
  • http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/medical-information/search-medical-conditi...
  • Children usually catch TB from an infectious adult who they have close and prolonged household contact with.
  • http://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases_conditions/hic_tube...
  • There are two types of TB: latent TB infection and TB disease.
  • https://myhealth.alberta.ca/health/Pages/conditions.aspx?hwid=hw207301
  • But TB can also spread to other parts of the body, which is called extrapulmonary TB.
  • http://www.massgeneral.org/conditions/condition.aspx?id=480
  • Tuberculosis (TB) is a chronic bacterial infection that usually infects the lungs, although other organs are sometimes involved.
  • http://healthinfo.uclahealth.org/Library/DiseasesConditions/Adult...
  • Tuberculosis, or TB, can be a chronic bacterial infection that usually infects the lungs.
  • http://www.merckmanuals.com/home/infections/tuberculosis-and-lepr...
  • Tuberculosis is a contagious infection caused by the airborne bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis .
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    News

    New tuberculosis drug may shorten treatment time for patients
    Science Daily - Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Adding Vitamin D No Help in Treating TB
    Medpage Today - Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Surgery kills more people than HIV, TB and malaria combined
    News Now - Saturday, February 2, 2019
    Surgery kills more than HIV, TB and malaria COMBINED: Operations are the 'neglected stepchild of global health' after too much money has been pumped into infectious diseases
    Daily Mail - Saturday, February 2, 2019
    Urine Testing of People With HIV for Tuberculosis Can Save Lives and Be Cost-Effective
    Science Daily - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Protection against tuberculosis by mucosal BCG administration
    Nature - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    How do you read a TB skin test? A purified protein derivative (PPD) test is a test that helps diagnose tuberculosis. It is a straightforward and painless test, and the results can lead to faster treatment. Learn more here. 30 Jan 2019
    Medical News Today - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Federal shutdown affected probe into unique bovine TB case
    Washington Times - Sunday, January 27, 2019
    Nigerian Govt, Global Fund Team Up To Tackle Tuberculosis
    All Africa - Sunday, January 27, 2019
    TB outbreak tied to Minnesota St., Mankato under investigation
    Star Tribune - Friday, January 25, 2019
    Tuberculosis outbreak associated with Mankato university
    Washington Times - Friday, January 25, 2019
    Nigeria: Nigeria Signs N2.6 Trn Support Agreement From Global Fund to Tackle Tuberculosis, AIDS(Premium Times)
    All Africa - Friday, January 25, 2019
    Prevention of tuberculosis infection and disease by local BCG in repeatedly exposed rhesus macaques
    Nature - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Nigeria: Govt, Global Fund Sign $71 Million TB Agreement(Leadership)
    All Africa - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    With a Focus on High-Risk Patients, Researcher Eyes Eliminating TB for Good
    Science Daily - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Genetic mutation responsible for tuberculosis vulnerability
    Science Daily - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Nearly one in five Tibetan refugee schoolchildren has tuberculosis infection, study finds
    Science Daily - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Global Health: The World Needs a Urine Test for TB. But It ' s Already Here.
    Med Worm - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
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    Videos

    Taima TB Press Conference
         
    Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, together with the Stop TB Partnership and Members of Parliament from all major parties, introduced a global campaign on Parliament Hill on March 15th, 2012, to call for an end to this curable, preventable disease. The goals of...

    Images to Stop Tuberculosis
         
    IMAGES TO STOP TUBERCULOSIS is a powerful and innovative new photo exhibition intended to raise worldwide awareness of Tuberculosis. TB can be cured in 6 months for only $20 USD, yet it affects people all over the world, killing nearly 4,500 people every ...

    Addressing Childhood Tuberculosis: Opportunities for Maternal and Child Survival Platforms
         
    Tuberculosis (TB) is now the leading infectious cause of death worldwide – ahead of HIV. While major advances in the diagnosis and treatment of TB have been made since 1990, children suffering from this disease have remained neglected and vulnerable. An...

    Dartmouth works with Tanzanian partners on TB vaccine
         
    Investigators from Dartmouth Medical School (DMS) have reported results of a clinical trial showing that a new vaccine against tuberculosis, Mycobacterium vaccae (MV), is effective in preventing tuberculosis in people with HIV infection. The DarDar Health...

    TB Update 2015
         
    Lecture by Dr Ira Shah on TB. This video is intended for how to treat tuberculosis disease purposes only. Please follow the policy and procedures that your institution requires. Tuberculosis epidemiology most cases occur s in young children less than 5 ...

    How to Survive a Tuberculosis Infection
         
    Tuberculosis--or tuberculo in Spanish--is a widespread, lethal disease that affects many countries all over the world (not to be confused with tuberculous meningitis or tuberculous lymphadenitis, which are other strains of the TB bacteria). In this video,...

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    2013 CDC World TB Day Observance
         
    Tuberculosis (TB) is a serious public health problem that affects thousands of people in the United States every year, and even more throughout the world. Each year, CDC and other groups observe World TB Day on March 24 to commemorate the day in 1882 when...

    TB Ward Swaziland
         
    After months of building work, MSF and the Ministry of Health of Swaziland inaugurated a new TB-clinic and laboratory in Nhlangano on September 20th 2011. This new centre will treat patients who are infected with a drug resistant form of tuberculosis (DR-...

    MOAB0205LB - Empiric TB therapy does not decrease early mortality compared to isoniazid ...
         
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    Images

    350px Tuberculosis prevalence WHO 2009 svg
    300px Tuberculosis drugs and actions
    Scanning electron micrograph of M. tuberculosis
    350px Tuberculosis world map   DALY   WHO2004 svg
    230px Tuberculosis x ray 1
    350px Tuberculosis prevalence WHO 2009 svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    300px Tuberculosis drugs and actions
    en.wikipedia.org
    Scanning electron micrograph of M. tuberculosis
    en.wikipedia.org
    350px Tuberculosis world map DALY WHO2004 svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    230px Tuberculosis x ray 1
    en.wikipedia.org
    220px Tuberculosis symptoms svg
    220px TB in sputum
    170px TB poster
    Dr. Robert Koch discovered the tuberculosis bacillus.
    220px Tuberculosis world map   DALY   WHO2004 svg
    220px Tuberculosis symptoms svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    220px TB in sputum
    en.wikipedia.org
    170px TB poster
    en.wikipedia.org
    Dr. Robert Koch discovered the tuberculosis bacillus.
    en.wikipedia.org
    220px Tuberculosis world map DALY WHO2004 svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    220px Tuberculosis prevalence WHO 2009 svg
    tuberculosis fig 2 thumb
    tuberculosis fig 1 thumb
    Robert Koch, a Prussian physician, discovered the cause of tuberculosis.
    TB Disease: Only the Tip of the Iceberg
    220px Tuberculosis prevalence WHO 2009 svg
    en.wikipedia.org
    tuberculosis fig 2 thumb
    clevelandclinicmeded.com
    tuberculosis fig 1 thumb
    clevelandclinicmeded.com
    Robert Koch, a Prussian physician, discovered the cause of tuberculosis.
    en.wikipedia.org
    TB Disease: Only the Tip of the Iceberg
    cdc.gov
    A cough lasting 3 weeks or longer is a symptom of TB disease.
    Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by bacteria that are spread through the air from person to person.
    Severe Mantoux test reactions (active TB)
    Santos now helps others with TB disease.
    Kenni recieved help from the Texas TB Control Program.
    A cough lasting 3 weeks or longer is a symptom of TB disease.
    cdc.gov
    Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease caused by bacteria that are spread through the air from person to person.
    cdc.gov
    Severe Mantoux test reactions (active TB)
    dermnetnz.org
    Santos now helps others with TB disease.
    cdc.gov
    Kenni recieved help from the Texas TB Control Program.
    cdc.gov
    Each year, World TB Day is observed on March 24.
    Tuberculosis of the lungs
    Tuberculosis, advanced - chest X-rays
    Tuberculosis in the lung
    Tuberculosis in the kidney
    Each year, World TB Day is observed on March 24.
    cdc.gov
    Tuberculosis of the lungs
    nlm.nih.gov
    Tuberculosis, advanced - chest X-rays
    nlm.nih.gov
    Tuberculosis in the lung
    nlm.nih.gov
    Tuberculosis in the kidney
    nlm.nih.gov
    CLASSIFYING TB
    Innoculation tuberculosis
    Tuberculosis word cloud
    a bottle labeled TB Lung disease
    Lipids known as eicosanoids link 2 counterregulatory cytokines that affect the outcome of tuberculosis infections.
    CLASSIFYING TB
    jama.jamanetwork.com
    Innoculation tuberculosis
    dermnetnz.org
    Tuberculosis word cloud
    cdc.gov
    a bottle labeled TB Lung disease
    cdc.gov
    Lipids known as eicosanoids link 2 counterregulatory cytokines that affect the outcome of tuberculosis infections.
    jama.jamanetwork.com
    A recent study suggests a shortened drug regimen holds promise in treating tuberculosis.
    While shorter treatment regimens for TB could improve patient adherence and outcomes, a series of recent clinical trials suggests they are not as effective as standard 6 month treatments.
    Tuberculosis in the lung
    localisation: feet, diagnosis: Tuberculosis Cutis Verrucosa
    Tuberculosis of the lungs
    A recent study suggests a shortened drug regimen holds promise in treating tuberculosis.
    jama.jamanetwork.com
    While shorter treatment regimens for TB could improve patient adherence and outcomes, a series of recent clinical trials suggests they are not as effective as standard 6 month treatments.
    jama.jamanetwork.com
    Tuberculosis in the lung
    nlm.nih.gov
    localisation: feet, diagnosis: Tuberculosis Cutis Verrucosa
    dermis.net
    Tuberculosis of the lungs
    drugs.com
    Tuberculosis in the kidney
    Tuberculosis of the lungs
    Tuberculosis, advanced - chest X-rays
    The science on vaccines is clear: They save millions of lives and protect our children from the pain and damage that measles, mumps, rubella, polio, tuberculosis and more can cause.
    Percentage of previously treated TB cases with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    Tuberculosis in the kidney
    nlm.nih.gov
    Tuberculosis of the lungs
    nlm.nih.gov
    Tuberculosis, advanced - chest X-rays
    nlm.nih.gov
    The science on vaccines is clear: They save millions of lives and protect our children from the pain and damage that measles, mumps, rubella, polio, tuberculosis and more can cause.
    healthywomen.org
    Percentage of previously treated TB cases with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
    who.int

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