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Year : 1986  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 57-58

T And B Lymphocyte Counts In Pulmonary Tuberculosis Patients

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P Shoba Devi

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T and B Lymphocytes were studied quantitatively in smear positive and smear negative tuberculosis patients. Compared to healthy controls, the T cells showed a significant decrease in count and the B cells showed no change. The decrease was more significant in smear positive patients. Active pulmonary tuberculosis is is associated with a fall in circulating T cell count.

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