Delayed diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in a 32-yea
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A 32-year-old Bangladeshi male was admitted to our emergency department for the trauma of the left knee. The radiographs showed the absence of fracture, and presence of an indeterminate oval lucency in the proximal tibia. Further examinations were suggested, but the patient refused. 6 months later, the patient represented at our emergency department. A CT scan showed the progression of musculoskeletal involvement and spread to the liver. This case underlines the importance of considering tuberculosis in the differential diagnosis of indeterminate bone lesions in immigrant patients.

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