Extra pulmonary tuberculosis : Overview , manifestations , diagnostic and treatment techniques

@inproceedings{Kandola2014ExtraPT,
  title={Extra pulmonary tuberculosis : Overview , manifestations , diagnostic and treatment techniques},
  author={Priya Kandola and Laxman Singh Meena},
  year={2014}
}
Tuberculosis is a major health problem throughout the world. Inhalation is the most susceptible pathway of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection, pulmonary tuberculosis being the predominant one. Apart from this, Extra Pulmonary Tuberculosis may also arise as a result of the reactivation of tuberculous focus after dissemination from a chief focus, being a manifestation of tuberculosis infecting about 20% of population worldwide. In case of extra pulmonary tuberculosis, highly vascular areas such… CONTINUE READING

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