Pulmonary tuberculosis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


20 year-old female with history of chronic productive cough and weight loss.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female

Case Discussion

CXR demonstrates left lung cavitary lesion. Sputum saltines were positive to AFB and culture grow mycobactirum tuberclosis.

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Case information

rID: 12437
Published: 25th Nov 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Tag: lung
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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