Tuberculosis masked by immunodeficiency: a review of two cases diagnosed with chronic granulomatous disease.

@article{Nacarolu2017TuberculosisMB,
  title={Tuberculosis masked by immunodeficiency: a review of two cases diagnosed with chronic granulomatous disease.},
  author={Hikmet Tekin Nacaroğlu and Semiha Bahçeci Erdem and Nesrin G{\"u}lez and Canan Şule {\"U}nsal Karkıner and Ilker Devrim and Ferah Genel and Mustafa Yavuz K{\"o}ker and Demet Can},
  journal={Tuberkuloz ve toraks},
  year={2017},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={56-59}
}
Chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) is a genetically heterogeneous primary immunodeficiency that is characterized by recurrent and life-threatening infections resulting from defects in phagocyte nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH) oxidase system and granuloma formation due to increased inflammatory response. The most commonly involved organs… CONTINUE READING