DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for tuberculosis

Tuberculosis [DOID:399]

A primary bacterial infectious disease that is located_in lungs, located_in lymph nodes, located_in pericardium, located_in brain, located_in pleura or located_in gastrointestinal tract, has_material_basis_in Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which is transmitted_by droplets released into the air when an infected person coughs or sneezes.

Synonyms:  tuberculosis,  DOID:399,  Tuberculoma (finding),  tuberculoma,  tuberculous abscess ...