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Posted by: nelly | 2007/04/26

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can Tb in the stomach bland be contagious

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Hi Nelly
Only the lung TB is really contagious - as you cough out the TB germs. Abdominal TB is caused by ingested TB germs ( like saliva or contaminated milk) so if you are 100% sure there are no signs of lung TB you probably will not be at risk.

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