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Tuberculosis in the kidney

Tuberculosis in the kidney

Overview

Kidneys can be damaged by tuberculosis. Tuberculosis generally affects the lungs, but may cause infection in many other organs in the body. (Image courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.)

Update Date 11/10/2012