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Chapter 2: Transmission and Pathogenesis of Tuberculosis. 21. Introduction. TB is an airborne disease caused by the bacterium . Mycobacterium tuberculosiswww.cdc.gov/tb/education/corecurr/pdf/chapter2.pdf
THE NATURAL HISTORY OF PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS 2 Slide 3 illustrates colonies of M. tuberculosis growing on laboratory media.whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2001/WHO_CDS_CPE_SMT_2001.11.pdf
PREFACE The World Health Organization's Stop TB Department has prepared this third edition of Treatment of tuberculosis: guidelines for national programmes with thewhqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2003/WHO_CDS_TB_2003.313_eng.pdf
pulmonary tuberculosis.5 Presenting symptoms include fever, chills, night sweats, weight loss, and anorexia. Clinical manifestations depend on the organs involved.www.aafp.org/afp/2005/1101/p1761.pdf