Pulmonary tuberculosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Month of cough, fever, and weight loss.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female
X-ray

Multifocal patchy opacities in the right upper lobe with thickening and upward shift of the minor fissure.

Case Discussion

These findings are consistent with and confirmed to be pulmonary tuberculosis.

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Case information

rID: 8632
Published: 18th Feb 2010
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Chest
Tag: cxr, tb, lungs
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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