Tuberculous osteomyelitis: an unusual case of tuberculous infection in a child undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

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A 10-year-old boy on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis had low-grade fever, pain and tenderness of the right shoulder; he had no history of infection or exposure to tuberculosis. The underlying granulomatous infection was diagnosed by histological examination of bone and the polymerase chain reaction with primer sequences specific forMycobacterium… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00866737

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@article{Yalmkaya1995TuberculousOA, title={Tuberculous osteomyelitis: an unusual case of tuberculous infection in a child undergoing continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis}, author={Fatoş Yalçmkaya and Necmiye T{\"{u}mer and Nejat Akar and Mes{\'i}ha Ek{\'i}m and Yaşar Bildirici}, journal={Pediatric Nephrology}, year={1995}, volume={9}, pages={485-486} }