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How likely will my latent tuberculosis develop into a full fledged infection during my lifetime?

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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: 12%

That is on average.
This risk varies with age at exposure and presence of other medical conditions, if HIV is present, risk is 50%.

In brief: 12%

That is on average.
This risk varies with age at exposure and presence of other medical conditions, if HIV is present, risk is 50%.
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: About

10% protect yourself and check with your doc.

In brief: About

10% protect yourself and check with your doc.
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