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Is there tuberculosis treatment for 4 months?

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Rishi Kumar
Anesthesiology
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In brief: INH + rifapentine

The gold standard for latent (noninfectious) TB was nine months of Isoniazid (inh), but a study recently published in the new england journal of medicine showed that only three months of Rifapentine and inh was just as efficacious as the aforementioned standard.

In brief: INH + rifapentine

The gold standard for latent (noninfectious) TB was nine months of Isoniazid (inh), but a study recently published in the new england journal of medicine showed that only three months of Rifapentine and inh was just as efficacious as the aforementioned standard.
Rishi Kumar
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Not yet

May be in the near future.

In brief: Not yet

May be in the near future.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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