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These symptoms indicate tuberculosis

These symptoms indicate tuberculosis TB and tuberculosis can affect any part of the body. However, it mostly affects the lungs, throat, bones, stomach, and brain. Lungs are most affected by tuberculosis. 70 to 80 percent develop pulmonary tuberculosis. Tuberculosis is spread from one infected person to another. What causes It is caused by a bacterium called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. This bacteria usually targets the lungs, but it can also damage the lungs as well as other parts of the body. It is an airborne disease. When a person with tuberculosis sneezes or coughs, the microbacteria are transmitted to other people through the air. If one's immune system is weak, he can easily become a victim of tuberculosis. How do you know? Common symptoms of tuberculosis include fever for more than 2 weeks, which usually starts in the evening. Reluctance to eat, weight loss, feeling weak and night sweats are common symptoms. - Tuberculosis of the lungs can cause prolonged coughing, blood in t