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ALLMedicine™ Miliary Tuberculosis Center

Research & Reviews  101 results

Extremely high levels of central nervous system involvement in miliary tuberculosis.
BMC Infectious Diseases; Wang G, Liang R et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Miliary tuberculosis (TB) is one of the severest manifestations of TB that can be lethal when concomitant with the central nervous system (CNS) involvement. Bacteriological, biochemical and radiological methods for find CNS comorbidity in miliary ...

Parinaud syndrome due to cofirmed neurotuberculosis in a lupus eritematosis systemic pa...
European Journal of Ophthalmology; Tavares-Júnior JWL, Teles Júnior JN et. al.

Apr 29th, 2022 - This article aims to describe a patient with Parinaud syndrome due to neurotuberculosis confirmed by cerebrospinal fluid analysis. Initially, patient sought medical care, performed a chest x-ray and later a chest CT scan, with a probable diagnosis...

Pediatric Tuberculosis

Apr 29th, 2022 - Overview of Tuberculosis Tuberculosis (TB) is the most common cause of infection-related death worldwide. In 1993, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared TB to be a global public health emergency. The image below depicts typical radiographic...

A case of disseminated tuberculosis during a twin pregnancy following in vitro fertiliz...
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Kestens L, Van Acker L et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - A woman presented with cough, fever, and dyspnea during a twin pregnancy following a 13th in vitro fertilization procedure. Ultimately, she was diagnosed with miliary tuberculosis and tuberculostatic treatment was initiated, complicated by drug-in...

Myelophthisic Anemia Workup

Jan 10th, 2022 - Approach Considerations The presence of lytic and blastic lesions on skeletal radiographic films is common in patients with prostate, lung, or breast cancer metastases. Bone scans are sensitive for detecting abnormalities found in myelophthisic an...

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News  3 results

The Case of the Well-Known Woman With Unexplained Anemia

Sep 9th, 2010 - The Diagnosis During Eleanor Roosevelt's final stay at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, tuberculosis was considered unlikely by nearly all of the physicians who treated her, including a pulmonary consultant. The surprising diagnosis of widespread t...

Renal Tuberculosis Mimicking Renal Cell Carcinoma

Discussion Urogenital tuberculosis is diagnosed in 1.1–1.5% of all tuberculosis cases and in 5–6% of cases of extrapulmonary tuberculosis.[2] This infection is usually a consequence of local reactivation following hematogenous dissemination of Myc...

Marijuana Smoking in Patients With Leukemia

Conclusions Marijuana smoking can be dangerous and life threatening in the setting of neutropenia and T-cell immunodeficiency, although other risk factors and lifestyle practices may contribute to this pulmonary pathology. Marijuana smoking is ass...

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