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Why do I need to take TB medicines regularly?
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Resistance
Avoid resistance! devastating! take them and check with your doc.

In brief: Resistance
Avoid resistance! devastating! take them and check with your doc.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: Resistance
If you do not take them regularly, TB will have the time to learn how to defeat the antibiotic, thus becoming resistant.
This is the main reason why we are approaching the time when a new strain of untreatable TB will emerge.

In brief: Resistance
If you do not take them regularly, TB will have the time to learn how to defeat the antibiotic, thus becoming resistant.
This is the main reason why we are approaching the time when a new strain of untreatable TB will emerge.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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