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Are children or the elderly more susceptible to tuberculosis?
4 doctors weighed in

Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
They have in general a weaker immune system. But everybody can get it given enough exposure.

In brief: Yes
They have in general a weaker immune system. But everybody can get it given enough exposure.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Yes
Especially with less than five years of age.
Should be checked by a pediatrician asap.

In brief: Yes
Especially with less than five years of age.
Should be checked by a pediatrician asap.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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