Tuberculosis screening.

  title={Tuberculosis screening.},
  author={Hans Abeles},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  volume={75 5},
  • Hans Abeles
  • Published in American journal of public health 1985
E. A positive TB skin test suggests TB infection ( but usually not contagious disease), the EHS Clinic will provide preventive assessment and, if needed, treatment free of charge. INH is prescribed, unless exposure was to a known patient with multi-drug resistant Mycrobacterium tuberculosis. By taking INH for 9 months, you will significantly decrease your risk of developing active TB. Uninterrupted INH treatment is best, since early discontinuation or sporadic use of the medication will cause… CONTINUE READING

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