What Do I Need to Know About Active TB Disease?

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Abstract:

This six-panel brochure educates people about active tuberculosis (TB) disease. It explains the difference between latent (inactive) TB infection and active TB disease. It discusses skin and blood tests for TB, treatment through Direct Observed therapy (DOT), and how to stop TB from spreading. It provides a list of side effects from TB medication, and tips for getting well. Contact information for the San Francisco TB Clinic is included.

Author(s):
San Francisco Department of Public Health, TB Control
Country of Origin:
United States
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Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
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Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
10/23/2007
Record Last Updated:
7/20/2018

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