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  • patients
  • In fact, in recent years, PCR amplification has proven to be invaluable in assisting identification of M. tuberculosis from skin biopsies in patients with negative TB cultures. (asmscience.org)
  • This case highlights the fact that in some patients, analysis of the aqueous may not provide any clue to the confirmation of an active tubercular choroidal granuloma and an association between splenic tuberculosis and choroidal tubercles has never been reported in the past. (springeropen.com)
  • case
  • We report a case of choroidal tuberculoma in a patient with miliary tuberculosis and the features noted on imaging studies performed on this patient which include fundus fluorescein angiography (FFA), indocyanine green angiography (ICG), and optical coherence tomography (OCT). (springeropen.com)
  • Diseases
  • In between, he took a hiatus from work and obtained Diploma in Tuberculosis Diseases (TDD) from Cardiff University School of Medicine, Wales, UK, in 1938. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also served as the president of many national and international conferences including the 8th National Congress of Diseases of the Chest (1963), the Conference of the Association of Physicians of India (1968), the National Tuberculosis Conference (1968) and the World Congress on Asthma, Bronchitis and Allied Conditions (1974). (wikipedia.org)
  • Antitoxins and vaccines for numerous diseases including cholera and tuberculosis are developed during this period, building on a trend of greater understanding of and control over microorganisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1948
  • After the war, he retired from the Army and joined the Union Government and worked in various capacities such as an adviser on Tuberculosis (1946-48) and as the Deputy Director General of Health Services (1948-57). (wikipedia.org)
  • drugs
  • However, very few people with HIV and tuberculosis, who are most likely to benefit from use of rifabutin due to its lack of interaction with antiretroviral drugs, were included in the trials. (cochrane.org)
  • Medical
  • An elected fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, Royal College of Physicians of London, Indian National Science Academy and the Academy of Medical Sciences, United Kingdom, he was a recipient of several honors including the Forlanini Medal by Italian Tuberculosis Association and the Eugeno Morelli Prize of the National Academy of Sciences, Italy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mycolic acids impart M. tuberculosis with unique properties that defy medical treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • During World War I, he was given the rank of captain in the U.S. Army Medical Corps and helped to establish procedures for the prevention of pneumonia and tuberculosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Certain specific efforts increase in efficiency and productivity, including improvement in maternal and child health and a focus on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria (the 'Big Three') in developing countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • This work led to the formation of the Committee for the Prevention of Tuberculosis by New York health professionals and the local business and social elite. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • We believe that this issue can contribute to the debate of relevant topics concerning new advances on tuberculosis among pulmonologists, infectologists, clinicians, epidemiologists, and basic science researchers. (hindawi.com)
  • email
  • To receive news and publication updates for Pulmonary Medicine, enter your email address in the box below. (hindawi.com)
  • Volume
  • It is a condition where the alveoli are deflated down to little or no volume, as distinct from pulmonary consolidation, in which they are filled with liquid. (wikipedia.org)
  • ways
  • The mycolic acids of members of the genus Rhodococcus, another member of the mycolata taxon, differ in several ways from those of M. tuberculosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • group
  • HIV-positive people with tuberculosis, the group most likely to benefit from the rifabutin use, are under-represented in trials to date, and further trials in this group would be useful. (cochrane.org)
  • Ask a question or go join the pulmonary tuberculosis support group to connect with others who have similar interests. (drugs.com)