Tuberculosis: Osmosis Study Video

Rishi Desai, MD, MPH


March 09, 2018

What is tuberculosis? Tuberculosis (TB), or mycobacterium tuberculosis, is a type of mycobacteria that commonly infects the lungs. TB can be latent or active; when active, it causes symptoms and can be contagious and quite serious. This video covers the pathophysiology of TB infection, as well as important complications, signs and symptoms, tests and procedures, and treatment.

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