What Are the Signs and Symptoms of Tuberculosis?
- Coughing that persists three + weeks
- Chest pain, or pain when breathing or coughing
- Coughing up blood
- Unexplainable weight loss
- Night Swears
- Appetite Loss
Other parts of your body, including the kidneys, spine, or brain can potentially be affected by Tuberculosis. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of TB affecting other body parts may vary and pain or difficulties specific to that body part may arise.
Do I Need To See A Doctor?
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recommends those with an increased risk of tuberculosis be checked for latent TB. This recommendation extends to:
- People with HIV/AIDS
- IV drug users
- Those in contact with infected
- Health care workers
Contact a doctor if you have a fever, persistent cough, unexplained weight loss, or unusual night sweats. These are often tell-tale signs you’ve contracted tuberculosis. Correspondingly, our clinic offers a cheap TB test in Los Angeles to determine the cause of your symptoms. Schedule an appointment for our TB test in Los Angeles today!