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A 35 year old man presented with fever, weight loss and adenopathy. The clinical presentation, laboratory studies, liver scan and laparotomy all suggested metastatic carcinoma. Bacteriologic and pathologic studies established a diagnosis of macronodular tuberculosis isolated to the liver. Response to antituberculous drug therapy was rapid. Review of the(More)
The histopathology of the spleen from a young man with diffuse non-nodular lepromatous leprosy is reported. As judged by this case, other case reports, and necropsy series, involvement of the spleen in lepromatous leprosy is characterized by aggregations of large vacuolated histiocytes, containing individual bacilli and globi, in both the red and white(More)
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