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Is it possible to have mutations on the fingers due to tuberculosis in childhood?

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2007-06-30 23:56:18

Tuberculosis is a cover name for many diseases

caused by types of mycobacteria It is possible to

have mutations on fingers and hand due to tuberculosis. ie

mycobacteria leprae is the mycobacteria that causes

leprosy which disfigures. ie mycobacterua chelonei is the

mycobacteria that can cause disfigurement of skin tissue.


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