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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Lung disease: Ptb is an abbreviation that usually means pulmonary tuberculosis, a lung infection caused by tuberculosis germs.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
36 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
?: Pulmonary tuberculosis? What is ptb?
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: This may refer to pulmonary TB status undetermined. TB infection may result in active disease or remain contained. A virtual appointment may be sched ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Dr. Raff knows!: Please see his reply to: pulmonary tuberculosis with undetermined activity -- https://www.healthtap.com/#topics/ptb-with-undetermined-activity
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A female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
This sounds like the: terminology that might be used in a chest x-ray report. It means "pulmonary tuberculosis of undetermined activity." The image suggests some exposure t ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neelam Uppal
37 years experience Infectious Disease
Need more informatio: Is it a test result? What is the report for?
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Krulak
23 years experience Family Medicine
PTB: This reading of an xray says that the radiologist wants the ordering physician to consider primary tuberculosis as the reason for the changes in the t ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Pulmonary Tbc: Pulmonary tuberculosis (if that is what you meant by this abbreviation) is one potential cause of "pneumonia". Pneumonia, or pneumonitis is inflammat ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lokesh Guglani
21 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
No: Pneumonitis is any type of inflammation in the lungs. But pulmonary tuberculosis (which i'm assuming you refer to as ptb) can present as pneumonitis. ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Akua Agyeman
23 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Need clarification: what is ptb?

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