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Posted by: Catherine Prinsloo | 2012/03/05

TB

One of our workers have been dianogised with TB and must go for TB injections every day for the next 2 months. Someone said that TB is only contagious for the 1st three (3) days. Is this correct??

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Catherine

When a patient is on TB treatment, he/she will not be contagious after three to four weeks of treatment.

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Posted by: madie | 2012/03/05

it is only contagious for the firts 24 hrs after medication started...

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