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  Words related to tuberculosis

Related / Similar Words: TB, T.B.

 

Definition:
  • infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages);

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    Hyponyms: Pott's disease, miliary tuberculosis, pulmonary tuberculosis, consumption, phthisis, wasting disease, white plague, scrofula, struma, king's evil, lupus vulgaris

     

    Language Translations:
    Bulgarian: туберкулоза   Dutch: tuberculose  
    Finnish: tuberkuloosi   French: tuberculose  
    German: Tuberkulose   Hungarian: aszály  
    Italian: tubercolosi   Japanese: 結核  
    Polish: gruźlica   Russian: туберкулёз  
    Serbian: grudobolja   Slovene: jetika  
    Swedish: tuberculos  
     
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