435 CASE SCENARIO. COUGHING OUT BLOOD?.R/O TUBERCULOSIS.

Patient name: Timbuktu, Neverme. Attending Doctor: Y’knowme,Benson. Inpatient admission. Date of admission 05/01/0000 33years old male coughing out blood for two days,night sweats. Brought in by ambulance. Primary diagnosis: Coughing up blood ×2 days (Hemoptysis)R/O TB. Secondary diagnosis:No Medical History. Isolation Precautions:Airborne. Sweating, showered twice today. TB infection G.expert positive. AFB culture.1-2-3,first AFB(-)(AFB in am …

TUBERCULOSIS.QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS.

Tuberculosis is a serious infectious bacteria disease that will affect mostly the lungs. Tuberculosis is easily spread when an infected person sneezes or coughs.Patient with TB are placed on airborne Isolation that is in negative pressure room with anteroom room attached.( In hospital as inpatient)It can be treated with a six months course with medications …