alexa Tuberculous orchitis co-existing with tuberculosis of the sternum--case report.


Mycobacterial Diseases

Author(s): Fadiran OA, Akintan B, Oluwole SF

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Abstract The sternum and testis are infrequent localisations for extra pulmonary tuberculosis. The initial response to a co-existing lesion, as this case depicted is, to implicate a malignant process of some sort. A high index of suspicion is needed to overcome this diagnostic riddle. Biopsy of the lesion and bacteriological work-up are essential ingredients of management.
This article was published in Cent Afr J Med and referenced in Mycobacterial Diseases

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