Miliary tuberculosis is a type of tuberculosis which may be life-threatening because a majority of the bacteria that comes from the infected lung or lungs travels all over the body through the patient’s bloodstream. Miliary tuberculosis is named as such because the tiny spots caused by the bacteria in the affected lung resemble millets, which are […]
Tuberculosis (TB) is a potentially life-threatening condition that can be transmitted through the air. TB has various types—the most common of which affects the lungs. Learn how to prevent and manage pulmonary TB, here.