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VOLUME 4 , ISSUE 2 ( July-Dec, 2015 ) > List of Articles

Tuberculosis of Breast

Dr. Shantha Mohanasundaram, Dr. G Hemanathan, Dr. N Deepa

Keywords : Breast tuberculosis, Epitheloid granuloma, Langhan's giant cells

Citation Information : Mohanasundaram DS, Hemanathan DG, Deepa DN. Tuberculosis of Breast. 2015; 4 (2):41-43.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10085-4212

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-12-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; The Author(s).


Tuberculosis of breast is rare in the west. It is rare even in developing countries where the incidence of Extra Pulmonary Tuberculosis is high. Kancheepuram District in Tamilnadu is known for its endemicity in Tuberculosis. Tuberculosis of breast occurring in young female which is a rare site for Extra Pulmonary Tuberculosis is presented here.

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