A Rare, Unusual Presentation of Primary Tuberculosis in the Temporomandibular Joint.


Tuberculosis (TB) is a very common health problem in developing nations such as India. It can present as its primary form or as secondary forms (extrapulmonary TB). Maxillofacial manifestations of TB compose nearly 10% of all extrapulmonary manifestations of the disease. Extrapulmonary TB involving the maxillofacial region is very rare and can present in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2017.09.010


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