Tuberculosis as a manifestation of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

@article{Sunderam1986TuberculosisAA,
  title={Tuberculosis as a manifestation of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).},
  author={G Sunderam and Ruth J McDonald and Tom Maniatis and James M. Oleske and Rajendra Kapila and Lee B. Reichman},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1986},
  volume={256 3},
  pages={362-6}
}
Tuberculosis has not been well documented as a complication of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). We studied 48 cases of mycobacterial diseases among a group of 136 adult patients with AIDS over a 43-month period. Twenty-nine of them had severe and unusual manifestations of disease due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis, predominantly extrapulmonary… CONTINUE READING