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My cousin had severe cough and cold past few weeks. He consulted a doctor and it cured. But it has returned this week. Is it related to tuberculosis? What are the symptoms of TB?

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The symptoms of tuberculosis have to be evaluated in patients of long standing cough there are various symptoms of tuberculosis of lungs such as long standing cough with production of phelgm, regular fever usually in evenings, weight loss, decreased food intake and feeling, tired all day, some patients may have blood being coughed out.
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