Breast tuberculosis cases rising in Sicily

@inproceedings{Strazzanti2018BreastTC,
  title={Breast tuberculosis cases rising in Sicily},
  author={Angela Strazzanti and Claudio Trovato and Santi Gangi and Francesco Basile},
  booktitle={International journal of surgery case reports},
  year={2018}
}
INTRODUCTION Our work has been reported in line with the SCARE criteria [21]. Mammary tuberculosis (TM) is an extremely rare condition (Khanna et al., 2000 [1]). It has been estimated to be 0.1% of breast lesions examined histologically, but it reaches 3-4% in countries such as India and Africa where the disease shows a high incidence. This disease can present a diagnostic problem in radiological and microbiological investigations, and thus extreme caution is necessary. PRESENTATION OF CASE A… CONTINUE READING

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