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Is tuberculous meningitis contagious?

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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: No

Tuberculosis in any other organ but the lung is not easily transmissible and not considered contagious.
On the other hand, tuberculosis in the lungs is very contagious.

In brief: No

Tuberculosis in any other organ but the lung is not easily transmissible and not considered contagious.
On the other hand, tuberculosis in the lungs is very contagious.
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: No

Unless there is also lung tb.

In brief: No

Unless there is also lung tb.
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