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What does MB stand for?

MB stands for Multibacillary (leprosy)

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Furthermore, INH performed different biological roles, each with differential efficacy, in the different populations including: prophylaxis both before and after a known TB exposure; treatment of childhood primary TB; sterilisation of recent or distantly acquired 'latent' infection; and treatment of either pauci- or multibacillary adult disease.
According to the microbiological classification, 14 patients had a multibacillary form (positive smear) and 1 patient had a paucibacillary form (negative smear).