Disseminated tuberculosis mimicking lymphoma

Calicut Medical Journal 01/2008;
Source: DOAJ

ABSTRACT Disseminated tuberculosis may rarely present with a clinical picture similar to lymphoma. We present the case of a 30year old male with mild constitutional symptoms, generalized lymphadenopathy and hepatosplenomegaly who was diagnosed with disseminated tuberculosis.He had an excellent response to antituberculosis therapy.

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