Tuberculous mastitis

Pratap, V.K.; Saxena, H. and Samuel, K.C. (1971) Tuberculous mastitis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 18 (3). pp. 92-95.

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23 cases of tuberculosis of breast are reported during a 12 year period of experience in the department of Pathology and Bacteriology, G.S.V.M. Medical College, Kanpur. It is stressed that the breast lump must be diagnosed histopathologically before radical treatment is undertaken to avoid needless mastectomies.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Breast Tuberculosis, Breast Lump, Tuberculosis Mastitis, Histopathology, Kanpur, G.V.S.M. Medical College, Mastectomies
Subjects:Surgical Procedures, Operative > Mastectomy
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Body Regions > Breast
Bacteria > Gram-Positive Bacteria > Actinobacteria > Actinomycetales > Mycobacteriaceae > Mycobacterium > Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Investigative Techniques > Microscopy
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:1339
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:06 March 2006

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