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Is tuberculosis infection prevalent in the world?

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

In some places more than others.
According to the "16th global report on tb" in 2010 there were 8.8 million new cases of TB and 1.45 million died from it.

In brief: Yes

In some places more than others.
According to the "16th global report on tb" in 2010 there were 8.8 million new cases of TB and 1.45 million died from it.
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Yes

More than 2 billion inhaled it.

In brief: Yes

More than 2 billion inhaled it.
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