Tuberculosis

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Cause:

  • A rod shaped bacterium.

Symptoms:

  • Weight loss
  • Tiredness
  • Coughing
  • Loss of appetite

Transmission:

Released by droplets in air and survives for several weeks. Most likely to infect people who hang around family and friends. This bacterium lies dormant and attacks people with weaker immune system. i.e. HIV…

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