Tuberculous neck nodes

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male

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


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

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Case information

rID: 2659
Published: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 25th May 2020
Tag: tb
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