Tuberculosis of thyroid gland

Sivanagamani, K.; Suvarna Kumari, G.; Aruna, C.A. and Sikandar Hayath, M. (1980) Tuberculosis of thyroid gland. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 27 (1). pp. 33-34.

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Abstract

2 cases of tuberculosis of the thyroid gland are reported. The clinical diagnosis was adenoma and nodular goitre respectively, but histologically the cases turned out to be tuberculosis of the thyroid gland. In a total of 353 cases of enlarged Thyroid in a period of 20 years, 3 cases were found to be tuberculous.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculosis, Thyroid Gland, Case Studies, Diagnosis
Subjects:Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Endocrine System > Endocrine Glands
Endocrine Diseases > Tuberculosis, Endocrine
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:2118
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:11 May 2007

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