#RespEd Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis
32 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Richard Lee
Scoop.it!

Wellcome Images Neolitihc Pott's disease

Wellcome Images Neolitihc Pott's disease | #RespEd Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis | Scoop.it
Wellcome Images is a medical picture library and the world's leading source of images on medicine and its history. Pictures cover a period stretching from ancient civilisations to modern day photography.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Richard Lee
Scoop.it!

ACMA | Full text | A fatal case of spinal tuberculosis mistaken for metastatic lung cancer: recalling ancient Pott's disease

Tuberculous spondylitis (Pott's disease) is an ancient human disease. Because it is rare in high-income, tuberculosis (TB) low incidence countries, misdiagnoses occur as sufficient clinical experience is lacking.
Richard Lee's insight:

cf. pulmonary nodules too - could be TB or Ca...

more...
No comment yet.