Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 294--295

Pulmonary tuberculosis presenting acutely as paraplegia: An unusual presentation


Apurva Pande 
 Department of Medicine, Subharti Institute of Medical Sciences, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Apurva Pande
C-11, Jawahar Quarters, Meerut - 250 001, Uttar Pradesh
India

Extrapulmonary tuberculosis most commonly involves the bones and the spine. The present case is that of a young boy who presented with acute onset paraplegia without any pre-existant complaints of cough with sputum, fever, night sweats or weight loss.


How to cite this article:
Pande A. Pulmonary tuberculosis presenting acutely as paraplegia: An unusual presentation.J Family Med Prim Care 2013;2:294-295


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Pande A. Pulmonary tuberculosis presenting acutely as paraplegia: An unusual presentation. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Sep 20 ];2:294-295
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