A rare presentation of a common disease: orificial tuberculosis.

Abstract

Tuberculosis is a common condition with increasing incidence worldwide. Clinicians should be aware of cutaneous manifestations, even though these are uncommon, as recognition can lead to early diagnosis. Here, we present a case of orificial tuberculosis in a young HIV-negative man.

DOI: 10.1258/td.2009.090228

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@article{Wilkinson2010ARP, title={A rare presentation of a common disease: orificial tuberculosis.}, author={Emily M Wilkinson and Alexander Wilkinson and Masanja Philemon Mhezi}, journal={Tropical doctor}, year={2010}, volume={40 1}, pages={59-60} }