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hello doctor, i have tuberculosis on my rt epididimo and rt testicle. is it contagious and spreadable i mean am i harmful to others?i do not have tb on my lungs or blood only in rt testis. please sugg

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Dr. Samer Muala
14 years experience Family Medicine
Not really: As long as not coughing or having symptoms and are under current treatment!
Answered on Jul 12, 2014
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Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Not contagious: TB is not contagious if it's not in the lung. Good luck with your treatment!
Answered on Jul 12, 2014
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