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A rare case of primary tuberculous osteomyelitis of skull vault.
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PMID:  24640350     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In recent years, there has been a substantial increase in number of reports involving uncommon sites involving in tuberculosis. Rise in number of HIV positive patients has made the scenario worse. Calvarial tuberculosis has beenreported very rarely in world literature till now. We are reporting a case of primary tuberculous osteomyelitis of frontal bone in a 15-year-old female. With prompt as well as careful diagnostic workup and treatment, we were able to halt the disease progression and excellent response to treatment was observed in follow up.
Authors:
Gajendra Singh; Santosh Kumar; Devesh Pratap Singh; Vandana Verma; Amir Mohammad
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Indian journal of tuberculosis     Volume:  61     ISSN:  0019-5707     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J Tuberc     Publication Date:  2014 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-03-19     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373027     Medline TA:  Indian J Tuberc     Country:  India    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  79-83     Citation Subset:  IM    
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