|First line drug resistance
|A patient does not respond to one of the standard TB antibiotics.
|First line drugs
|Active, drug-sensitive TB disease is treated with a standard six-month course of four antimicrobial drugs: Isoniazid, Rifampicin, Pyrazinamide and Ethambutol. These are referred to as first line drugs for treating TB.
|Fish tank granuloma
|See swimming pool granuloma.
|A class of antibiotics used to treat drug-resistant tuberculosis and some diseases caused by environmental mycobacteria. Examples include ofloxacin, ciprofloxacin and moxafloxacin.