DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20220579

Breast location of tuberculosis: a case report and literature review

Dehi Boston Mian, Vedi Andre Serges Loue, Aya Virginie Angoi, Alexis Yao, Mohamed Kouyate, Koffi N' guessan, Serge Boni

Abstract


Breast tuberculosis (TB) is a rare localization of extra-pulmonary TB. We report the first case observed in our daily activities to show the difficulties in the diagnosis and the good evolution in the treatment. In spite of the fact that it is rare, breast TB should not be ignored, especially in a country with high TB endemicity.


Keywords


TB, Breast, Histology, Anti-TB drugs, Literature review

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