5 doctors weighed in:
I have latent tuberculosis, can I still infect people?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
You inhaled it. But you are not contagious.
Protect yourself and check with your doc.

In brief: No
You inhaled it. But you are not contagious.
Protect yourself and check with your doc.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Not until latent TB become reactivated to "active" tb.

In brief: No
Not until latent TB become reactivated to "active" tb.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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