[Trochanteric bursitis due to tuberculosis in an immunocompetent young woman].

@article{Marn2012TrochantericBD,
  title={[Trochanteric bursitis due to tuberculosis in an immunocompetent young woman].},
  author={Sandra Soro Mar{\'i}n and Mar{\'i}a Asunci{\'o}n S{\'a}nchez Trenado and Mar{\'i}a Dolores M{\'i}nguez S{\'a}nchez and Marcos Paulino Huertas and Paula Virginia Garc{\'i}a Morales and Ver{\'o}nica Salas Manzanedo},
  journal={Reumatologia clinica},
  year={2012},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={34-5}
}
Soft tissue infection due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis can affect muscle, tendons, fascia, bursa and synovial tissue. Tuberculous trochanteric bursitis is a rare entity that usually affects immunocompromised patients. Manifestations usually occur insidiously, which delays diagnosis and treatment. We present the case of an immunocompetent young woman who… CONTINUE READING