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Tuberculosis

What Is It ?

Tuberculosis of the urinary tract is one of the common cause of long standing urinary tract infection, more common in those already had tuberculosis in the lungs, It is produced by an organism called Mycobacterium Tuberculosis.

Treatment

It can be treatable with proper anti tuberculosis medicine if detected early before the kidneys get damage.

TB Kidney

Causes

It can affect any part of the urinary tract from kidneys to the external genitalia and very difficult to detect the bacteria in the system,Needs special investigations like PCR,AFB culture. If not treated in proper time will end up in the loss of kidneys and reduced bladder capacity.