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A 20-year-old female asked:

Can tb scars cause any problems? is scar cancer possible? can i get married after treatment? can i eat frozen icecreams etc aftr treatment ? plz rply.

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 52 years experience
Less worry the bette: Yes you can get married and eat ice cream as and when you want. Your TB has been treated adequately, so you should stop worrying as 99% of the TB treated patients are cured and never have any more related problems. So hand lose and live a normal life.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Thanks for your kind words, Dr. Legha. I'm glad our correspondent is looking forward to a happy life, and that her treatment was a success.
Jan 7, 2014
Last updated Jun 10, 2014


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