Tuberculosis - left upper lobe

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard
Diagnosis certain



Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

Chest x-ray demonstrates consolidation in the left upper lobe. Two densely calcified granulomas are also present on the left, one near the hilum and the second in the left lower lobe. No convincing lymph node enlargement. 

Case Discussion

Sputum microscopy and culture confirmed pulmonary TB

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