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ALLMedicine™ Miliary Tuberculosis Center

Research & Reviews  114 results

'Miliary metastasis' in a child with papillary thyroid cancer.
BMJ Case Reports; Gie A, Schubert P et. al.

Jun 8th, 2022 - Lung disease with diffuse nodules has a broad differential diagnosis. We present a case of childhood papillary thyroid carcinoma with diffuse lung metastases in which the diagnosis was delayed due to fact that the diffuse nodules were considered t...

Metastatic cancer masquerading as miliary tuberculosis in an immunocompetent young adult.
BMJ Case Reports; Ng PY, Kadam M et. al.

May 25th, 2022 - A healthy, immunocompetent South Asian man in his mid-20s, with a medical history of gastric ulcer, presented to Accident & Emergency with pleuritic chest pain, shortness of breath, fever, night sweats, weight loss, dry cough and asymptomatic iron...

An infant of 26 weeks gestation with congenital miliary tuberculosis complicated by chr...
Paediatrics and International Child Health; Matsuda A, Nishizaki N et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Early diagnosis of tuberculosis (TB) in infants is important but is commonly missed because the symptoms are often non-specific. A Nepalese male infant born at 26 weeks gestation and weighing 1227 g (97th centile) was admitted to the neonatal inte...

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...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Safety and Immunogenicity of GSK Biological's Candidate Tuberculosis Vaccine Mtb72F/AS02A in Healthy PPD-positive Adults

May 30th, 2017 - The BCG vaccine has been widely available for several decades. It is easy and cheap to produce, and when given to neonates or young children it is effective in preventing severe manifestations of disease such as meningeal tuberculosis and miliary ...

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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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