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[Open tuberculosis with radiologically negative cavity findings].

Authors
  • Mühlberger, F
  • Stengele, G
  • Schafroth, U
  • Walther, A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift
Publication Date
Oct 10, 1987
Volume
117
Issue
41
Pages
1596–1597
Identifiers
PMID: 3118459
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Non-cavernous bacillary tuberculosis is observed with relatively increasing frequency nowadays. Most patients affected have very few or no symptoms, and radiographs usually show circumscribed lesions. The essential feature is the low infection risk due to the small number of bacilli excreted.

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