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What are causes of stomach tuberculosis? What are its possible effects on human life?

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Asked by madhavi, 15 Mar '10 04:53 pm
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Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the bacterium that causes gastrointestinal or stomach TB. These bacteria spread through the air when infected people cough, sneeze, spit, laugh or sing, according to the Mayo Clinic. Stomach TB symptoms sometimes develop within days after your exposure to the bacteria. In other cases, the tuberculosis bacteria lie dormant in your system, causing stomach TB symptoms months or even years after initial exposure.Possible symptoms of stomach TB include abdominal pain, fever, bouts of diarrhea followed by bouts of constipation, weight loss, loss of appetite and malaise.The pain caused by stomach TB has the potential to be sharp and sudden or a dull, persistent ache. Stomach pain is by far the most common stomach TB symptom, occurring in 80 to 90 percent of patients.Because gastrointestinal TB is often difficult to differentiate from other intestinal inflammatory lesions, Tripathi and Amarapurkar studied 110 cases of GI TB to identify the morphologic spectrum of ...more
Answered by Josna, 21 Mar '10 09:23 pm

 
  
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Dear friend
The cause of stomach TB is only viruses which Spread through air. First it will affect the respiratory system the bones of stomach then Liver.
Answered by vijayasundarr vijayasundarr, 17 Mar '10 11:06 am

 
  
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This is a question that requires alot of technical information. Therefore, I apologize for just providing you with a website:
www.jrsm.org/cgi/content/full/96/12/58
Answered by ankit shivam, 15 Mar '10 05:27 pm

 
  
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