What You Should Know About Tuberculosis (TB)
This six-panel brochure educates people about tuberculosis (TB), a contagious disease caused by bacteria that can be spread to others. It explains the difference between active TB and latent TB infection (LTBI), which is an inactive form of the disease. It discusses TB tests, treatment, the importance of taking TB medicine, and steps to protect family and community from TB. Contacts for more information are provided.
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