Category: Tuberculosis

Categories: Infectious Diseases | Causes of Death


Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis, MTB, or TB (short for tubercle bacillus) is a common, and in many cases lethal, infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

See: Wikipedia article.

Also known as consumption, phthisis, and the white plague.

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People or pages in Tuberculosis

There are 39 profiles on this category page.

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  • Phillips Gamwell 23 Apr 1898 Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States - 31 Dec 1916

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  • Jennie Kennedy abt 1876 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States - 16 Nov 1899
  • Margaret Kennedy abt 12 Aug 1874 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States - 15 May 1917

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  • Raymond Poynter 24 Mar 1905 Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States - 10 Mar 1924
  • William Poynter 22 Oct 1894 Boone, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States - 7 Oct 1927

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