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Is Mycobacterium Tuberculosis, Susceptibility to Contagious?

Infection and Mycobacterium Tuberculosis, Susceptibility to

Susceptibility to Mycobacterium tuberculosis refers to a particular genetic sequence that increases the likelihood of an active tuberculosis infection. Susceptibility to Mycobacterium tuberculosis is not a disease or infection.

About contagion and contagiousness:

Contagion and contagiousness refers to how easily the spread of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis, Susceptibility to is possible from one person to another. Other words for contagion include "infection", "infectiousness", "transmission" or "transmissability". Contagiousness has nothing to do with genetics or inheriting diseases from parents. For an overview of contagion, see Introduction to Contagion.

 

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