Tuberculosis is a dangerous and intractable disease.
However, modern medicine can completely cure the disease in some patients.
It must be remembered that the success of treatment can depend on both the severity of the disease and compliance with the doctor's instructions.
To achieve a complete cure in most casesIt is possible for patients who have been diagnosed at an early stage, which is characterized by minor damage to the lungs. The function of the body, if observed by the doctor's instructions, can be restored after a while. During treatment, the state of the immune system is especially important. As a rule, in patients with advanced stages of tuberculosis, the immune system is no longer able to suppress the disease and ensure the correct restoration of damaged organs and tissues.
The influence of the selectedDoctor-specialist course of treatment. With the use of several anti-tuberculosis drugs, it is possible to get rid of microbes and help the body to begin healing the affected areas of the lung.
Specificity of treatment
The treatment of tuberculosis is lengthy. The complex includes the use of medicines to improve immunity, stop the proliferation of pathogenic microbes, close formed cavities in the organs and resorption of new foci of the disease in the body. The duration of treatment for each patient may be individual, but on average, treatment for tuberculosis is possible after 12-18 months. With a comprehensive approach, doctors manage to heal, but in some cases the disease that has not been cured can return and become more resistant to the drugs used. Therefore, the prognosis given to the patient is often not favorable.
The timing and possibility of a complete cure is alsoIs determined by the state of the organs of the sick person, their reaction to the use of a certain medicine. In the treatment of patients, different methods of administration of drugs are used. For example, some patients respond well to pill therapy. At the same time, other patients may require the administration of the drug intramuscularly or intravenously. Some patients are encouraged to inject the right drug directly into the bronchi or into the lesion.
Treatment for tuberculosis is strictlyIndividually, which also determines the effectiveness of the therapy used. It is important to regularly take prescribed medications, if necessary, to change preparations in order to avoid getting used to and developing microbes resistance to the therapy.
No less important role in the treatment of the disease isObservance of the sanatorium-hygienic regime with the subsequent transition to the training program. It is important to follow all the doctor's instructions and follow the prescribed diet.