Tuberculosis (TB)


Tuberculosis or "TB" is a disease caused by a bacterium (germ) called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. TB usually affects the lungs but it can also affect other parts of the body, including the glands, the bones and rarely the brain.

ADVISORY NOTICE Re Current Shortage of Tuberculin PPD RT 23 SSI (2TU):
Recommendations for Patient Care and Public Health Practice