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Miliary tuberculosis

Introduction: Miliary tuberculosis

Description of Miliary tuberculosis

Miliary tuberculosis: acute tuberculosis characterized by the appearance of tiny tubercles on one or more organs of the body (presumably resulting from tubercle bacilli being spread in the bloodstream).
Source: WordNet 2.1

Miliary tuberculosis: Related Topics

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Miliary tuberculosis as a Disease

Miliary tuberculosis: Type of or association with medical condition Tuberculosis.
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Miliary tuberculosis: Related Diseases

Miliary tuberculosis: Miliary tuberculosis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Miliary tuberculosis as a subtype of Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis (medical condition): Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung.

Tuberculosis (medical condition): Tuberculosis (TB) is a bacteria that usually causes disease in the lung. Many people become symptom-free carriers of the TB bacteria. Although common and deadly in the third world, tuberculosis was almost non-existent in the developed world, but has been making a recent resurgence. Certain drug-resistant strains are emerging and people with immune suppression such as AIDS or poor health are becoming carriers.

Tuberculosis: Tuberculosis (TB), a chronic bacterial infection, causes more deaths worldwide than any other infectious... (Source: excerpt from Tuberculosis, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

TB, or tuberculosis, is a disease caused by bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The bacteria can... (Source: excerpt from Tuberculosis: NWHIC)

Miliary tuberculosis as a Symptom

Miliary tuberculosis (symptom): See Miliary tuberculosis (symptom information).

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Broader terms for Miliary tuberculosis

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Hierarchical classifications of Miliary tuberculosis

The following list attempts to classify Miliary tuberculosis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

Source: WordNet 2.1

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