Cerebral paragonimiasis mimicking tuberculoma: First case report in India

@inproceedings{Singh2011CerebralPM,
  title={Cerebral paragonimiasis mimicking tuberculoma: First case report in India},
  author={Takhellambam Shantikumar Singh and Vinotsole Khamo and Hiromu Sugiyama},
  booktitle={Tropical parasitology},
  year={2011}
}
An 8-year-old male child of Tuensang District, Nagaland, India, attended Civil Hospital, Tuensang, complaining of cough, fever, headache, and inability to move right arm since one month. On clinical suspicion of tubercular meningitis, anti-tubercular therapy was initiated and the patient was referred to the Naga Hospital Authority. A brain computed tomography scan revealed an isodense area with surrounding edema on the left parietal lobe, which was diagnosed as tuberculoma and the anti… CONTINUE READING