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Does high fever andw weight loss persists in tuberculosis..?

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Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Yes: If untreated, the fever and weight loss persists and is responsible for the classic "consumption" picture of tuberculosis. If you have been treated, however, and are still experiencing these symptoms, see your doctor again for a recheck.

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Last updated Aug 9, 2016

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