TUBERCULOSIS VS. LUNG CANCER
It is a disease caused by bacteria called mycobacterium tuberculam. It is a communicable disease which spreads through air .
Infected person releases these bacteria in the form of air droplets and these air-droplets remain in air for a long time. Any body can inhale these air-droplets and can become infected with this bacteria. Time of manifestation of disease may vary from person to person. This bacteria may activate with in a short span of inhalation of bacteria or remain dormant for a long time. It may spread to all parts of the body and remain silent (does not manifest).
ACTIVATION OF DISEASE DEPENDS UPON THE IMMUNITY OF A PERSON .
Whenever the immunity of a person goes down, the disease becomes activated and person will have symptoms. But sometimes these symptoms may mislead you or the consulting doctor in believing that it is Tuberculosis but the reality may be far more deadlier than you might imagine.
IT COULD BE LUNG CANCER. Hence, it is advisable to undergo tests for both the diseases to determine the consequence and get treated accordingly. Have vision save life.