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When tb occurs outside your lungs signs and symptoms vary according to the organs involved.

Tuberculosis. Tuberculosis tb mycobacterium tuberculosis mtb latent tuberculosis. Tuberculosis treatment your treatment will depend on your infection. Tuberculosistb 1 1 latent tuberculosis 10active tuberculosis. Tuberculosis other names phthisis phthisis pulmonalis consumption chest x ray of a person with advanced tuberculosis.

Tuberculosis plus plus. Tb tb pulmonary tuberculosis chicken tuberculosis fowl tuberculosis. For example tuberculosis of the spine may give you back pain and. Specialty infectious disease pulmonology.

Infection in both lungs is marked by white arrow heads and the formation of a cavity is marked by black arrows. In most forms of the disease the bacillus spreads slowly and widely in the lungs causing the formation of hard nodules tubercles or large cheeselike masses that break down the respiratory.