Latent mammary tuberculosis: a case report

Surgery. 1985 Nov;98(5):976-8.

Abstract

Tuberculosis of the breast was diagnosed in this 63-year-old woman 14 years after she was treated for tuberculous pericarditis. Case history and a review of the literature are presented.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Humans
  • Mastitis / diagnosis
  • Mastitis / physiopathology*
  • Mastitis / therapy
  • Middle Aged
  • Peritonitis, Tuberculous / physiopathology
  • Time Factors
  • Tuberculosis / diagnosis
  • Tuberculosis / physiopathology*
  • Tuberculosis / therapy