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Causes of Tuberculosis

What are the set of factors that contributes to the occurrence of Tuberculosis?

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1. What are the set of factors that contributes to the occurrence of Tuberculosis?

Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease caused by two organisms -- Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis. All cases of TB are passed from person to person via droplets so proximity to others is a factor. For example, when a person with TB infection coughs, sneezes, or talks, tiny droplets of saliva or mucus are expelled into the air, which can be ...

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This solution describes the set of factors that contributes to the occurrence of Tuberculosis.

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