Disseminated mycobacterium tuberculosis: Pulmonary and musculoskeletal infections in a previously healthy man

UNLABELLED Chest wall masses are an uncommon result of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) infection especially in immune-competent patients. Herein, we report a case of 47-year-old previously healthy man who presented with an anterior chest wall mass, along with a swelling of the left fourth finger. MTB was recovered from the patient's sputum and from the… CONTINUE READING