Definition of tuberculous in English:

tuberculous

Line breaks: tu¦ber¦cu|lous
Pronunciation: /tjʊˈbəːkjʊləs
 
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adjective

another term for tubercular.
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  • Mona had tuberculous meningitis when she was 12, she tells me.
  • However, doctors quickly became suspicious about her symptoms and it was discovered that she was in fact suffering from a rare form of tuberculous meningitis.
  • On the basis of the available data, albeit limited, adjunctive corticosteroid therapy with dexamethasone is recommended for all patients, particularly those with a decreased level of consciousness, with tuberculous meningitis.

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