International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 5, Issue 9, September 2015 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


Effect of type 2 Diabetes mellitus on Presentation and Treatment response of Sputum positive Pulmonary Tuberculosis
      Dr. Baby Nagapriya Vellalacheruvu, Dr. Ragini Bekur, Dr. Harika Mapakshi
Abstract: Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease of global burden almost 1/3rd of population are affected by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. approximately 9 million each year are newly affected and 2 million die from the disease. Diabetes mellitus (DM) is emerging as an epidemic which increases the risk of development of TB by 3 times. DM will increase the infective forms (sputum positive) of TB there by increasing the no. of patients infected by a source case.

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Dr. Baby Nagapriya Vellalacheruvu, Dr. Ragini Bekur, Dr. Harika Mapakshi (2018); Effect of type 2 Diabetes mellitus on Presentation and Treatment response of Sputum positive Pulmonary Tuberculosis; Int J Sci Res Publ 5(9) (ISSN: 2250-3153). http://www.ijsrp.org/research-paper-0915.php?rp=P454533
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