Tuberculosis

A Culturally-Relevant Perspective on This Issue Introduction Tuberculosis (TB) is an airborne infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB bacilli) [1].  TB infects the lungs and the symptoms include coughing, sometimes with sputum or blood, chest pains, fever, night sweats, weight loss and weakness. Healthy people infected with TB bacilli generally do not present symptoms, […]