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A 21-year-old female asked:

Tb lymphadenitis can cause infertility in a 20 year old girl? cured & lymph node swelling regressed. what are the chances of successful pregnancy?

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Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Good Chance: Genital TB can cause infertility, not TB lymphadenitis. If it was cured and treated properly there should be no effect on your fertility.

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