Tuberculosis – the plague of our time only. These diseases – tuberculosis and the plague, actually have much in common. Basic social reasons, because that can make an outbreak of tuberculosis – the material and cultural poverty. Many people believe that tuberculosis – a disease "prison" that is her only sick prisoners. But it is outdated. Tuberculosis has long gone beyond the walls of prisons and successfully conquer new territory. Catch TB is quite simple. The bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.
Tuberculosis), which causes tuberculosis and, unusually mobile and adapt quite well to medications and conditions. TB infection usually occurs droplets in the presence of bacteria in the saliva of the patient M. Tuberculosis. In most cases of tuberculosis primary infected organ – it's easy, however, any organ of the body may be infected. Sites contaminated body slowly begin to become inflamed. Sometimes our body can fight the infection itself, but without treatment is high risk of relapse and disease progression. There is another form of tuberculosis – latent TB infection.
In this case, bacteria can live in the body for a long time, while remaining inactive. The infection just waiting for its time, so that when the immune system decline, for example because of illness or old age, to start a business. The most effective treatment latent TB. In HIV-positive patients, the risk of tuberculosis may be increased by 100%. World Health Organization recommends that infants be vaccinated tuberculosis in regions of the planet, resistant tuberculosis to various drugs. A major drug – a total of four. That is what people would do, the bacteria become more robust and better adapt to any conditions. Main reasons for developing tuberculosis: poverty, poverty, illiteracy, inadequate policies of public health facilities and government action are illiterate. The most effective remedy for tuberculosis – Social (not just advertising) and policies designed to eliminate health illiteracy in the country, to educate the citizens of love for themselves and their children, to cultivate faith in the future and country. In other cases, we run the risk of getting bogged down not only in political conflicts, but also in social diseases, among which one of the most important – TUBERCULOSIS.