Many cases of tuberculosis start off with coughs lasting up to 3 or more weeks. Many people who have tuberculosis also have bloody mucus. Night chills, reduced appetite, and unexplained weight loss.
This is a man coughing, does he TB? I don't know I'm not a Doctor.
Who's At Risk?
- If someone you know has TB you are at high risk of getting it.
- If you are really afraid of TB avoid the following places Russia, Africa, Eastern Europe, Asia, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
- If you work at a hospital that treats people with TB you are at high risk.
- Sharing things with others such as drinks and food
This is a pig man sharing a drink with others he is now at risk of TB.
The treatment takes 9 months from a special doctor and you need to take antibiotics to clear the bacteria
This a special doctor about to rid the pig man of tuberculosis
What happens when you're cured
You don't have tuberculosis. (But it may return...)