Tuberculosis of the breast - IJS
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Tuberculosis of the breast, which was once upon a time a rare disease, has become quite common especially in the developing world, where tuberculosis is still a major health care problem. The condition can mimic a variety of other conditions of the breast ranging from septic conditions to malignancy. Awareness of the modes of presentation, diagnostic difficulties and treatment is essential to prevent misdiagnosis. A series of 2 cases is presented to highlight the variability in presentation.The pathology, clinical presentation, diagnostic modalities and their pitfalls along with therapeutic options are discussed.The differential diagnosis of tuberculosis of the breast should be kept in mind during the course of diagnosis of the entire spectrum of breast diseases ranging from sepsis to cancer...

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Dr. M●●●●●●●●●n S●●●●●●i General Surgery
Lt is many a times a diagnostic challenge.We had an experience of a case diagnosed as malignancy breast.on FNAC turned out to Tuberculosis on HPR. Examination of surgical specimen.
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