Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Tuberculosis - Current Issues in Diagnosis and Management

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Academic Editor

Bassam Mahboub

University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Co-editor

Mayank Vats

Rashid Hospital

PublishedMarch 20th, 2013

Doi10.5772/56396

ISBN978-953-51-1049-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-7117-1

Copyright year2013

Number of pages480

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Table of Contents

Open access  chapters

3. Lipid Inclusions in Mycobacterial Infections

By Matthias Stehr, Ayssar A. Elamin and Mahavir Singh

3,586
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4. The Role of Antibodies in the Defense Against Tuberculosis

By Armando Acosta, Yamile Lopez, Norazmi Mohd Nor, Rogelio Hernández Pando, Nadine Alvarez, Maria Elena Sarmiento and Aharona Glatman-Freedman

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5. Influence of the Interferon–Gamma (IFN–γ) and Tumor Necrosis Factor Alpha (TNF–α) Gene Polymorphisms in TB Occurrence and Clinical Spectrum

By Márcia Quinhones Pires Lopes, Raquel Lima de Figueiredo Teixeira, Antonio Basilio de Miranda, Rafael Santos Pinto, Lizânia Borges Spinassé, Fernanda Carvalho Queiroz Mello, José Roberto Lapa e Silva, Philip Noel Suffys and Adalberto Rezende Santos

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6. Tuberculosis Pharmacogenetics: State of The Art

By Raquel Lima de Figueiredo Teixeira, Márcia Quinhones Pires Lopes, Philip Noel Suffys and Adalberto Rezende Santos

3,255
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7. Pathophysiology of Tuberculosis

By Ruiru Shi and Isamu Sugawara

7,518
9. Diagnostic Evaluation of Tuberculosis

By Mochammad Hatta and A. R. Sultan

3,191
10. First– and Second–Line Drugs and Drug Resistance

By Hum Nath Jnawali and Sungweon Ryoo

9,340
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15. Neurotuberculosis and HIV Infection

By Simona Alexandra Iacob and Diana Gabriela Iacob

2,589
16. Research and Development of New Drugs Against Tuberculosis

By Juan D. Guzman, Ximena Montes-Rincón and Wellman Ribón

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17. Web Resources on TB: Information, Research, and Data Analysis

By Marcos Catanho and Antonio Basílio de Miranda

1,888
20. Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Latin America: Patchwork Studies Reveal Inequalities in Its Control – The Cases of Chiapas (Mexico), Chine (Ecuador) and Lima (Peru)

By Héctor Javier Sánchez-Pérez, Olivia Horna–Campos, Natalia Romero-Sandoval, Ezequiel Consiglio and Miguel Martín Mateo

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