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la tuberculosis es una infeccion bacteriana. Usualmente afecta

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la tuberculosis es una infeccion bacteriana. Usualmente afecta los pulmones y es contagiosa. Pasa de una persona a otra por medio del aire, por ejemplo cuando una persona con tuberculosis tose, estornuda o habla. Pero en un 15 ciento de los casos es una infeccion que puede ocurrir en otras partes del cuerpo, tal como en el cerebro, los rinones, los huesos o la espina dorsal.
Hay una prueba para la tuberculosis. par hacerla, un enfermero pone una inyeccion subcutanea en el antebrazo debajo de la piel usando una jeringuilla pequena. dentro de dos o tres dias es necesario examinar el brazo para ver si hay una reaccion. Si hay una reaccion suficientemente grande y con hinchazon en la area afectada, el resultado es positivo. Si es positivo, la persona esta infectad a con la bacteria, pero la persona no esta necesariamente enferma o contagiosa. para determinar si tieme la enfermedad de tuberculosis de los pulmones hay que hacer una placa del pecho y/o analisis del esputo.
Cuando una tiene un resultado positivo, pero la placa del pecho es negativa, la persona no tiene la enfermedad de la tuberculosis, porque en su cuerpo la bacteria esta inactiva o no esta presente en cantidades suficientes. La bacteria a veces dura algunas semanas o hasta muchos anos sin causar enfermedad. un doctor a veces receta un medicamentos que baja las posibilidades de tener una infeccion activa. hay otras personas que nacieron en el exterior que han tenido la vacuna causa para la tuberculosis ( la vacuna bcg, o bacilo de calmette-guerin) y la vacuna cuasa el resultado positivo. La vacunano es comun en los Estados Unidos.
Algunos sintamos de la tuberculosis de los pulmones son cansancio. dolor del pecho, tos o tos con sangre, perdida de peso, una fiebre leve y sudores nocturnos. hay antibioticos que pueden curar la tuberculosis. Si toma los medicamentos para la tuberculosis es muy importante tomarlos por el tiempo indicado.

A. Es contagiosa la tuberculosis de los pulmones?
B. Como pasa la tuberculosis de una persona a otra?
C. Cuales son los sintomas de la tuberculosis de los pulmones?
D. Como se hace la prueba para la tuberculosis ?
E. Si el resultado es positivo, tiene tuberculosis el paciente?
F. Como se confirma que el paciente tiene tuberculosis de los pulmones?
G. Hay una vacuna para prevenir la tuberculosis?
H. Hay tratamiento para curar la tuberculosis?
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Submitted: 3 years ago.
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Expert:  Cher replied 3 years ago.
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Expert:  Cher replied 3 years ago.
Hi again,

Here are your answers:

A. Es contagiosa la tuberculosis de los pulmones?

Sí, usualmente la tuberculosis de los pulmones es contagiosa.

B. Como pasa la tuberculosis de una persona a otra?

La tuberculosis pasa de una persona a otra por medio del aire; por ejemplo, cuando una persona con tuberculosis tose, estornuda o habla.

C. Cuales son los sintomas de la tuberculosis de los pulmones?

Los síntomas de la tuberculosis de los pulmones son cansancio, dolor del pecho, tos o tos con sangre, perdida de peso, una fiebre leve y sudores nocturnos.

D. Como se hace la prueba para la tuberculosis ?

La prueba para la tuberculosis se hace por poner una inyección subcutanea en el antebrazo debajo de la piel usando una jeringuilla pequena. Dentro de dos o tres días es necesario examinar el brazo para ver si hay una reaccion.

E. Si el resultado es positivo, tiene tuberculosis el paciente?

Si el resultado es positivo, el paciente está infectada con la bacteria, pero no está necesariamente enferma con tuberculosis.

F. Como se confirma que el paciente tiene tuberculosis de los pulmones?

Se confirma que el paciente tiene tuberculosis de los pulmones después de hacer una placa del pecho y/o analisis del esputo. Si la placa del pecho es positiva, el paciente tiene al tuberculosis de los pulmones.


G. Hay una vacuna para prevenir la tuberculosis?

Sí, hay una vacuna para prevenir la tuberculosis.


H. Hay tratamiento para curar la tuberculosis?

Sí, hay tratamiento con antibióticos para curar la tuberculosis.
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