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Can I become infected with tuberculosis by sitting next to a sick individual on the bus?
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Especially if he/she was coughing.

In brief: Yes
Especially if he/she was coughing.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: ?
Highly unlikely. Unless you believe in japanese people who have masks all the time.
They are considered to be .... Therefore, do not worry.

In brief: ?
Highly unlikely. Unless you believe in japanese people who have masks all the time.
They are considered to be .... Therefore, do not worry.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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