Tuberculous neck nodes

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: CT

CT through the neck and chest demonstrates large nodes particularly on the right with central low density are noted.

Extensive mediastinal nodal enlargement is also noted.

Case Discussion

CT through the neck and chest demonstrates large nodes particularly on the right with central low density are noted.

Extensive mediastinal nodal enlargement is also noted.

Features are consistent with tuberculous lymphadenitis which was subsequently confirmed on FNAC.

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Case Information

rID: 2659
Case created: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 1st Oct 2015
Systems: Head & Neck, Chest
Tag: tb
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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