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My TB (tuberculosis) test is positive, but I don't feel any symptoms. Why?

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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Classic

You inhaled it but has not caused disease yet.
Protect yourself and check with your doc.

In brief: Classic

You inhaled it but has not caused disease yet.
Protect yourself and check with your doc.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Chest X ray

It is possible to have active TB with very little symptoms especially early on.
However, it is more than likely that you carry the germ for TB in a dormant form, this is called latent tb. No symptoms are expected with latent tb.

In brief: Chest X ray

It is possible to have active TB with very little symptoms especially early on.
However, it is more than likely that you carry the germ for TB in a dormant form, this is called latent tb. No symptoms are expected with latent tb.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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