Tuberculosis (TB)

Tuberculosis (TB) Introduction Tuberculosis (TB) is a potentially serious infectious disease that primarily affects the lungs. It is caused by a type of bacterium called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. TB has been around for centuries and remains a significant public health concern, especially in developing countries and areas with high poverty rates. Causes TB is caused by […]

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Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Introduction Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that affects various organ systems, primarily the lungs and digestive system. It is a chronic and progressive condition caused by mutations in the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene, which regulates the movement of salt and water across cell membranes. This genetic defect leads

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