Tuberculosis of the tongue

Soni, N.K.; Chatterji, P. and Nahata, S.K. (1981) Tuberculosis of the tongue. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 28 (1). pp. 20-25.

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Abstract

A series of ten patients of tuberculosis of the tongue is presented. It accounts for 0.8 % of the total tongue diseases. Etiopathogenesis, symptomatology and treatment aspect of the condition are discussed in the light of available literature. The need for a high index of suspicion in diseases of the tongue is emphasized.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculosis, Tongue, Etiopathogenesis, Symptoms, Treatment
Subjects:Dentistry > Pathology, Oral
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Stomatognathic Diseases > Mouth Diseases > Tongue Diseases
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Signs and Symptoms
Stomatognathic Diseases > Mouth Diseases > Tuberculosis, Oral
Health Occupations > Medicine > Epidemiology
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis > Tuberculosis, Oral
ID Code:2187
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:25 June 2007

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