Tuberculosis, caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, still has a worldwide distribution with a very high prevalence in Asian countries where 60-80% of children below the age of 14 years are affected. 3 This has special implication in Australia where large numbers of Asian migrants are settling. The WHO estimates that one-third of the world's population is infected by the tubercle bacillus. Tuberculosis can be a mimic of other diseases and a high level of suspicion is necessary to consider the diagnosis, especially if there are extrapulmonary manifestations. There may be no symptoms or signs, even in advanced disease.
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Did you ever think feeling angry and irritable could be a symptom of constipation? A horrible fullness and pressing sharp pains against the bladders can’t help but affect your mood. Sometimes you just want everyone to leave you alone and sleep to escape the pain. It is virtually impossible to be constipated and keep a sunny disposition. Follow the steps in this guide to alleviate constipation and lead a happier healthy life.