I have suffered from PTB last last 2008. i already undergo all the treatments necessary. last December of 2009 i have undergone x-ray and the results were clear.
This month of April i have undergone AP x-ray and they requested me to have it repeated by SPOT RUQ and Lordotic view. how could that be. Im already clear. Does that mean i have acquired PTB again. HELP me pls. Im already undergoing to much stress.
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replied April 13th, 2010
Unfortunately, I am unable to provide you with a diagnosis simply based upon the information that you have provided. You will have to undergo further testing, as ordered by your doctor, to rule-out a recurrence of your TB (or a tumor of the lung).

Sincerely/ Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS



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