World Tuberculosis Day – Invest to end TB; Save Lives!!
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the cause of the infection/ disease Tuberculosis. It spreads when a person with active TB disease in their lungs, coughs or sneezes and if someone else inhales the expelled droplets, which contains TB bacteria.
Symptoms of Tuberculosis include:
- Cough for 3 weeks or more
- Cough with blood or mucous
- Chest pain while breathing or coughing
- Weight loss
- Loss of Apetite
Diagnosis of TB plays a vital role when a person has been suffering with cough for more than 3 weeks or so.
Konnect Diagnostics facilitates the diagnosis of TB by various test procedures which includes:
- Sputum test for TB
- TB culture test
- Gold standard test for TB diagnosis
Please visit any of our branches to avail the diagnosis.