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TB
Gram:
Growth:
aerobic?
resovoir?
Weakly positive
Non-motile, no spore, slow grow
yes
Only human resovoir
TB:
transmission
Latent:
Active:
person to person, aerosol drops
Not contagious
Transmissable, most is laryngeal TB
TB:
Dissemination
Disseminates lymphnodes-->kidneys, long bones, vertebrae, meninges
Primary TB infection
Fever, fatigue, chest discomfort, minimal

X-Ray: hilar adenopathy, infiltrates, pleural effusion, smokey. looks like CAP
Skin Test:
positive by 1-3 months after
>5 mm IC, high risk, bad chest xray
>10: foreign born, health workers, diabetes etc, children