Tuberculosis (TB) and pneumonia are an important public health issue globally. Despite completion of therapy, a significant proportion of patient may develop long term complications. These sequelae could be infective and non-infective and lead to significant morbidity and health care costs. This chapter describes these long term complications to highlight their clinical significance and promote better recognition by clinicians.
|Title of host publication||Encyclopedia of Respiratory Medicine, Second Edition|
|Number of pages||13|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2021|