Cough

Question
Posted by: Humayun Afzal | 2017/11/12

Q.

Do i have pulmmonary TB also??

I have TB in my spine bone....and taking medicines for about 3 months now....BUT now i have developed severe cough...there is no blood in phlegm nor any mucous....I want to know what are possible outcomes,,,,have i developed TB in lungs...if not....then, am i at risk of developing lung TB

Expert's Reply

A.

Cough Expert
- 2018/01/10

About 25 to 30% of people who have spinal TB also have pulmonary TB.  Sometimes the symptoms can get worse on treatment before getting better.  There could be another cause for your cough.  You need to see your doctor to clarify the situation.


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