IP Journal of Otorhinolaryngology and Allied Science


Online-Issn No :
2582-421X
Print-Issn No :
2582-4147
Language :
English
Publisher :
IP Innovative Publication Pvt. Ltd.

Indexed - 2019 : IPI Value (2.44)


Atypical presentation of laryngeal tuberculosis u2013 A rare case of primary tuberculosis of larynx


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Article type :

Case Report

Author :

Sohil Gala, Ruchi Shah, Pallavi Singh, Rachna Mehta, Sanjay Gala

Volume :

2

Issue :

3

Abstract :

Laryngeal Tuberculosis (TB) is a rare granulomatous infection affecting the larynx usually secondary to pulmonary TB, but can also occur primarily without pulmonary involvement. Increased incidence of immuno-compromised states, presence of drug resistance, atypical presentations, non specific radiological features and close differential diagnoses pose a challenge for management of cases. We discuss an atypical presentation of Primary Laryngeal TB which was managed by us. nn

Keyword :

Tuberculous, Laryngitis, Atypical TB Larynx.

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