Primary Paranasal Tuberculosis in a Diabetic Mimicking Odontogenic Infection: A Rare Case; A Unique Presentation.

@article{Gupta2016PrimaryPT,
  title={Primary Paranasal Tuberculosis in a Diabetic Mimicking Odontogenic Infection: A Rare Case; A Unique Presentation.},
  author={Amit Gupta and Monica Mehendirratta and Chanchal Sareen and Anju Aggarwal},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2016},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={ZD19-21}
}
The incidence of Tuberculosis (TB) is high especially in developing countries but primary para-nasal TB is still a rarity. The latter often remains quiescent until it reaches an advanced stage and offers a diagnostic challenge. In the present case report maxillary sinus TB mimicked a destructive periodontitis induced space infection, thus causing a delay in… CONTINUE READING