tuberculous


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tu·ber·cu·lous

 (to͝o-bûr′kyə-ləs, tyo͝o-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or having tuberculosis.
2. Of, affected with, or caused by tubercles.

tu·ber′cu·lous·ly adv.

tuberculous

(tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləs)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to tuberculosis or tubercles; tubercular
tuˈberculously adv

tu•ber•cu•lar

(tʊˈbɜr kyə lər, tyʊ-)

adj. Also, tuberculous.
1. pertaining to or infected with tuberculosis.
2. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a tubercle or tubercles.
n.
3. a person affected with tuberculosis.
[1790–1800]
tu•ber′cu•lar•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tuberculous - constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillustuberculous - constituting or afflicted with or caused by tuberculosis or the tubercle bacillus; "a tubercular child"; "tuberculous patients"; "tubercular meningitis"
ill, sick - affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"

tuberculous

adjective
Relating to or afflicted with tuberculosis:
consumptive (no longer in scientific use), phthisic (no longer in scientific use), phthisical (no longer in scientific use), tubercular, tuberculate.
Translations

tuberculous

[tjʊˈbɜːkjʊləs] ADJtuberculoso

tuberculous

adjtuberkulös

tu·ber·cu·lous

a. tuberculoso-a, rel. a o que padece de tuberculosis o que puede causarla.

tuberculous

adj tuberculoso
References in classic literature ?
When the doctors were left alone, the family doctor began timidly explaining his opinion, that there was a commencement of tuberculous trouble, but.
The commencement of the tuberculous process we are not, as you are aware, able to define; till there are cavities, there is nothing definite.
And take note: if there is an early stage of tuberculous process, of which we cannot be certain, a foreign tour will be of no use.
Laughing, he went to the first of his cases, a boy with tuberculous ulcers, and removed his bandages.
Objective: To determine the clinical presentations and outcomes of the children suffering from tuberculous meningitis.
5] Hence, a rapid test which is relatively inexpensive and has good sensitivity and acceptable specificity is needed for diagnosis of tuberculous pleural effusion.
About 250 cases of CNS infections are admitted each year in the Philippine General Hospital, and almost 75-90% of these is due to tuberculous meningitis (TBM), the most lethal form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis.
Additional sequences like MR spectroscopy and DWI were acquired for tuberculous lesions whenever required.
Tuberculous lymphadenitis is the most common form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis.
Research variables were; types of cutaneous granuloma with attributes of tuberculous granuloma, cutaneous leishmaniasis, fungal granuloma, foreign body granuloma, leprosy, sarcoid granuloma, malakoplakia and necrobiotic granuloma.
In human tuberculous lymph nodes, plasmacytoid mononcytes are CD123-positive, indicating that they are plasmacytoid dendritic cells.
Tuberculous spondylodiscitis can be understood in contrast to pyogenic spondylodiscitis, both in terms of clinical features and regarding typical imaging patterns.