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elderly tuberculous meningitis

Tuberculous meningitis (tuberculous meningitis) is abbreviated as tuberculous meningitis, which is a non-suppurative inflammation caused by tuberculosis bacteria invading the meninges. It is part of systemic disseminated miliary tuberculosis, and can also be secondary to bacteremia caused by tuberculosis lesions such as the lungs, lymph nodes, bones, or urinary system. In addition, Mycobacterium tuberculosis can also be...



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