[Glandular tuberculosis as the cause of dysphagia].

@article{WestergaardNielsen2012GlandularTA,
  title={[Glandular tuberculosis as the cause of dysphagia].},
  author={Marie Westergaard-Nielsen and Birthe Hammelsvang Pedersen},
  journal={Ugeskrift for laeger},
  year={2012},
  volume={174 44},
  pages={2717-8}
}
Tuberculosis without pulmonal manifestation is uncommon, but must still be considered as differential diagnosis of lymphadenopathy. We present a case where the main symptom was dysphagia caused by a traction diverticulum due to glandular tuberculosis, which involved the lymph nodes in the neck. Based on the results of a magnetic resonance scanning and a… CONTINUE READING