anti-tuberculous

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anti-tuberculous

adjective Referring to that which counters the effects of tuberculosis.

While the adjective antitubercular is commonly used as an equivalent, it is incorrect in that "-tubercular" is the adjectival form of tubercle or nodule, not tuberculosis.
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She had a history of genital Koch's and took a complete course of anti-tubercular treatment two years ago.
The Russian market for anti-tubercular drugs is well over $300 million per year, with total TB control costs estimated to be well over $1 billion.
counts, this was regarded as a relapse of pulmonary TB, and anti-tubercular treatment was started.
Anti-tubercular screening of natural products from Colombian plants: 3-methoxinordomesticine an inhibitor of MurE ligase of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
tuberculosis growth/survival in vitro^ Random (transposon) or Chemical genomics^^ allelic exchange mutant in target gene^^ VALIDATION Growth/survival of Anti-tubercular activity M.
Cuscuta reflexa has been effective against hepatotoxicity induced by anti-tubercular medicine (Balakrishnan 2010).
Once the diagnosis of tuberculosis is established patient needs to be put on standard anti-tubercular treatment.
1-4) The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that about 440,000 new cases of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) emerge annually, causing at least 150,000 deaths and extensively drug resistance (XDR) TB cases (resistant to most and sometimes all anti-tubercular drugs) are reported in 64 countries.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the aetiological agent of tuberculosis (TB), has re-emerged as a killer pathogen in western countries after the increase of HIV-AIDS cases and development of resistance to various anti-tubercular drugs.
Hepatoprotective activity of Vitex negundo leaf extract against anti-tubercular drugs induced hepatotoxicity.
With the advent of antibiotics and anti-tubercular medicines, the advantages of Cosquin's climate faded along with the medical facilities and the city's primary source of income.
tuberculosis, additional studies are required in order to transform it into an anti-tubercular therapeutic," said Sarah L.