Pulmonary tuberculosis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

20 year-old female with history of chronic productive cough and weight loss.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female
X-ray

Case Discussion

CXR demonstrates left lung cavitary lesion. Sputum saltines were positive to AFB and culture grow mycobactirum tuberclosis.

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Case information

rID: 12437
Case created: 25th Nov 2010
Last edited: 10th Dec 2015
System: Chest
Tag: lung
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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