lymph node tuberculosis

Summary

Summary: Infection of the lymph nodes by tuberculosis. Tuberculous infection of the cervical lymph nodes is scrofula.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [Diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis based on the fine needle aspiration samples analysis]
    Adam Fangrat
    Katedra i Klinika Chorob Wewnetrznych, Pneumonologii i Alergologii, AM w Warszawie
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 74:126-8. 2006
  2. ncbi [An adult case of cervico-mediastinal lymph nodes tuberculosis followed by the development of pulmonary lesions during the treatment with antituberculous drugs]
    Masayoshi Minakuchi
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tenri Hospital, 200 Mishima cho, Tenri shi, Nara 632 8552, Japan
    Kekkaku 80:19-23. 2005
  3. ncbi Erythema nodosum associated with reactivation tuberculous lymphadenitis (scrofula)
    Samir N Gupta
    Department of Dermatology, Weilman Laboratories, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, BAR 413, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Dermatol 41:173-5. 2002
  4. ncbi [A 27-year-old patient with recurrent Fever]
    Gerald Ulrich Denk
    Medizinische Klinik II der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München Grosshadern, München Grosshadern
    Med Klin (Munich) 98:641-5. 2003
  5. ncbi Mycobacterium bovis versus Mycobacterium tuberculosis as a cause of acute cervical lymphadenitis without pulmonary disease
    Glenn J Fennelly
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:590-1. 2004
  6. doi Paradoxical responses in non-HIV-infected patients with peripheral lymph node tuberculosis
    Oh Hyun Cho
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Infect 59:56-61. 2009
  7. ncbi Clinical spectrum of paradoxical deterioration during antituberculosis therapy in non-HIV-infected patients
    V C C Cheng
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Center of Infection, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, University Pathology Building, Queen Mary Hospital, Republic of China
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 21:803-9. 2002
  8. ncbi Assessment of lymph node tuberculosis in northern Germany: a clinical review
    Henning Geldmacher
    Krankenhaus Grosshansdorf, Zentrum fur Pneumologie und Thoraxchirurgie, Grosshansdorf, Germany
    Chest 121:1177-82. 2002
  9. ncbi Systemic steroid treatment of paradoxical upgrading reaction in patients with lymph node tuberculosis
    Carolina Garcia Vidal
    Clin Infect Dis 41:915-6; author reply 916-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Subungual erythema in lymph node tuberculosis with erythema nodosum
    A K Janmeja
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Tuberculosis, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India 160030
    J Assoc Physicians India 53:903-5. 2005

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  1. ncbi [Diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis based on the fine needle aspiration samples analysis]
    Adam Fangrat
    Katedra i Klinika Chorob Wewnetrznych, Pneumonologii i Alergologii, AM w Warszawie
    Pneumonol Alergol Pol 74:126-8. 2006
    ..The time between the onset of symptoms, clinical presentation and final diagnosis is often too long. We present a case of 60 years old man with tuberculous lymphadenitis, initially suspected of lymphoproliferative disease...
  2. ncbi [An adult case of cervico-mediastinal lymph nodes tuberculosis followed by the development of pulmonary lesions during the treatment with antituberculous drugs]
    Masayoshi Minakuchi
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Tenri Hospital, 200 Mishima cho, Tenri shi, Nara 632 8552, Japan
    Kekkaku 80:19-23. 2005
    ..After one year of antituberculous chemotherapy, the swelling of the cervical-mediastinal lymph nodes was reduced and the abnormal chest X-ray shadows disappeared...
  3. ncbi Erythema nodosum associated with reactivation tuberculous lymphadenitis (scrofula)
    Samir N Gupta
    Department of Dermatology, Weilman Laboratories, Harvard University, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, BAR 413, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Dermatol 41:173-5. 2002
    ..Her lower limb skins lesions rapidly resolved over the subsequent month and her neck mass also diminished in size. She completed 6 months of antituberculous therapy with complete resolution of her lymphadenopathy...
  4. ncbi [A 27-year-old patient with recurrent Fever]
    Gerald Ulrich Denk
    Medizinische Klinik II der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München Grosshadern, München Grosshadern
    Med Klin (Munich) 98:641-5. 2003
    ..In times of progressing international migration, the early detection of tuberculosis is also becoming important in Germany. The diagnosis, however, is often impaired by unspecific symptomatology and ambiguous imaging results...
  5. ncbi Mycobacterium bovis versus Mycobacterium tuberculosis as a cause of acute cervical lymphadenitis without pulmonary disease
    Glenn J Fennelly
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:590-1. 2004
    ..Accurate speciation is important for selection of the preferred antibiotic regimen for treatment of Mycobacterium bovis infection...
  6. doi Paradoxical responses in non-HIV-infected patients with peripheral lymph node tuberculosis
    Oh Hyun Cho
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Infect 59:56-61. 2009
    We evaluated the clinical characteristics and risk factors for the paradoxical response (PR) in non-HIV-infected patients with peripheral lymph node tuberculosis (TB).
  7. ncbi Clinical spectrum of paradoxical deterioration during antituberculosis therapy in non-HIV-infected patients
    V C C Cheng
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Center of Infection, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, University Pathology Building, Queen Mary Hospital, Republic of China
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 21:803-9. 2002
    ..7%) and administration of steroids (39.3%). The use of steroids appeared to be safe in this series, as 95% of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates were susceptible to first-line antituberculosis therapy...
  8. ncbi Assessment of lymph node tuberculosis in northern Germany: a clinical review
    Henning Geldmacher
    Krankenhaus Grosshansdorf, Zentrum fur Pneumologie und Thoraxchirurgie, Grosshansdorf, Germany
    Chest 121:1177-82. 2002
    To evaluate patient profiles, diagnostic approaches, and treatment strategies in patients with lymph node tuberculosis.
  9. ncbi Systemic steroid treatment of paradoxical upgrading reaction in patients with lymph node tuberculosis
    Carolina Garcia Vidal
    Clin Infect Dis 41:915-6; author reply 916-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Subungual erythema in lymph node tuberculosis with erythema nodosum
    A K Janmeja
    Department of Respiratory Medicine and Tuberculosis, Government Medical College, Chandigarh, India 160030
    J Assoc Physicians India 53:903-5. 2005
    ..Relevant literature and the possible explanation for the subungual erythema have been discussed...
  11. ncbi Characterization and management of paradoxical upgrading reactions in HIV-uninfected patients with lymph node tuberculosis
    Charlotte R Hawkey
    Department of Infection and Tropical Medicine, North West London Hospitals National Health Service Trust, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1368-71. 2005
    In a retrospective analysis, paradoxical deterioration of lymph node tuberculosis in human immunodeficiency virus-uninfected patients was common, occurring in 25 (23%) of 109 patients after treatment had been given for a median of 46 ..
  12. ncbi The management of pulmonary and lymph node tuberculosis notified in England and Wales in 1998
    L P Ormerod
    Chest Clinic, Blackburn Royal Infirmary, Lancs
    Clin Med 3:57-61. 2003
    The management of 1,337 cases of pulmonary tuberculosis and 422 cases of lymph node tuberculosis reported to the 1998 national notification survey was compared with the recommended standards of treatment...
  13. ncbi Peripheral tuberculous lymphadenitis: epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and outcome
    Andrea Polesky
    Department of Internal Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Health and Hospital System, San Jose, CA 95126, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 84:350-62. 2005
    ..Paradoxical expansion of adenopathy was seen in 20% of all patients and was more commonly noted in human immunodeficiency virus-seropositive patients. We present a diagnostic algorithm based on our experience...
  14. ncbi CA-125: a marker for diagnosis and follow-up of pleuroperitoneal and lymph node tuberculosis
    Abdul Majid Wani
    Ann Saudi Med 28:142-3. 2008
  15. ncbi Fine-needle aspiration cytology in tuberculous lymphadenitis of patients with and without HIV infection
    Sujata Nayak
    Department of Pathology, BJ Medical College and Sassoon General Hospitals Pune, Maharashtra, India
    Diagn Cytopathol 31:204-6. 2004
    ..The need for culture or biopsy for definitive diagnosis was higher in group 2. In suspected TBL, diagnostic efficacy can be improved and the need for surgical biopsy reduced if material collected on FNA is also used for culture...
  16. ncbi [Procedure in case of suspected mycobacterial infection of lymph nodes of the neck]
    B Göpel
    Universitäts Hals Nasen Ohrenklinik, Universitätsklinikum Mannheim Direktor Prof Dr med K Hörmann
    Laryngorhinootologie 84:520-30; quiz 531-4. 2005
    ..This article tries to present the state of the art procedure in diagnostics to differentiate tuberculosis and atypical mycobacterial infections from other pathologies of cervical lymph nodes...
  17. ncbi Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Weekly clinicopathological exercises. Case 8-2004. A 28-year-old man with abdominal pain, fever, and a mass in the region of the pancreas
    William R Brugge
    Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:1131-8. 2004
  18. ncbi [Case #4: thoracic pathology: primary tuberculosis with mediastinal lymphatic involvement developing during treatment]
    A Scherrer
    Imagerie Medicale, CMC Foch, Suresnes
    J Radiol 86:700-3. 2005
  19. ncbi [A case of esophageal tuberculosis which developed during the treatment for tuberculous lymphadenitis]
    Tomohiro Hashimoto
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, National Hospital Organization Chiba East National Hospital, 673 Nitona cho, Chuo Ku, Chiba shi, Chiba 260 8712 Japan
    Kekkaku 80:535-9. 2005
    ..Although esophageal tuberculosis is rare, the disease might develop during or after mediastinal or periesophageal tuberculous lymphadenitis...
  20. ncbi [A case of pulmonary tuberculosis complicated with tuberculosis of bilateral cervical lymph nodes and exacerbated pericostal abscess]
    Noritaka Yamada
    Department of Respiratory Diseases, National Higashi Nagoya Hospital, 5 101, Umemorizaka, Meito ku, Nagoya shi, Aichi 465 8620, Japan
    Kekkaku 79:11-5. 2004
    ..We assumed that both masses were due to paradoxical response to the antituberculosis chemotherapy...
  21. ncbi Abnormal FDG PET imaging in tuberculosis appearing like lymphoma
    Yen Kung Chen
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and PET Center, Shin Kong Wu Ho Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Nucl Med 29:124. 2004
  22. ncbi Treatment of lymph node tuberculosis--a randomized clinical trial of two 6-month regimens
    M S Jawahar
    Tuberculosis Research Centre, Chetput, Chennai, India
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1090-8. 2005
    The currently recommended treatment for lymph node tuberculosis is 6 months of rifampicin and isoniazid plus pyrazinamide for the first 2 months, given either daily or thrice weekly...
  23. ncbi [Inflammatory-like cervical tumefaction]
    C Baeteman
    Service de Stomatologie et Chirurgie Maxillo Faciale, CHU La Timone, Marseille
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 106:185-8. 2005
  24. ncbi [Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (in adults). Often unspecific general symptoms, main symptoms are related to diseased organs]
    U Kolyvanos Naumann
    Medizinische Poliklinik, Universitatsspital Zurich, Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 94:713-9; quiz 720. 2005
  25. ncbi Primary multi-drug resistant tuberculosis presented as lymphadenitis in a patient without HIV infection
    S M Mirsaeidi
    National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 61:244-7. 2004
    ..By increasing the number of drug resistant tuberculosis patients around the world, appropriate diagnosis and treatment of different presentations of the disease need a special attention...
  26. ncbi An unusual presentation of tuberculous lymphadenitis
    Sanjay Kumar Bandyopadhyay
    Department of Medicine, Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Kolkata 700020
    J Indian Med Assoc 102:521-2. 2004
    ..Anti-tuberculous therapy was started but the patient died due to subarachnoid haemorrhage...
  27. ncbi Pathology quiz case 1. Diagnosis: Mycobacterium tuberculosis cervical lymphadenitis (scrofula) with left parotid gland
    Brian J Baumgartner
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:990; diag 992-3. 2004
  28. ncbi Frequency and effective treatment of ulcers and sinuses in cases of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis
    Dharma Kanta Baskota
    Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Tribhuvan University, Institute of Medicine, Teaching Hospital, Post Box No 3578, Kathmandu Nepal
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 15:157-9. 2005
    ..To investigate the frequency and effective treatment of ulcers and sinuses in cases of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis (TCL)...
  29. ncbi Pulmonary malakoplakia coexistent with tuberculosis of the hilar lymph node mimicking malignancy
    Leou Chuan Pang
    Department of Pathology, Chang Gung Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Respiration 72:95-100. 2005
    ..The significance of these findings and the coincidental association between malakoplakia and tuberculosis are discussed...
  30. ncbi Walled-off esophageal perforation as a first manifestation of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Elke Roeb
    Department of Medicine, Medical Clinic III, University Hospital Aachen, Aachen University RWTH, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:1026-8. 2004
  31. ncbi Tuberculous mastitis
    Uzma Jalali
    Department of Surgery, Ward 3, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 15:234-7. 2005
    ..To find out the different clinical presentations of breast tuberculosis and its treatment outcome...
  32. ncbi Reactive plasmacytosis of the thyroid gland in a patient with disseminated tuberculosis
    Shyang Rong Shih
    Acta Cytol 49:584-5. 2005
  33. ncbi Role of ultrasonography and computed tomography in complicated cases of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis
    K B Gupta
    Department of Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases, Pt B D Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana
    Indian J Tuberc 54:71-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate complicated cases of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis by ultrasonography and computed tomography in order to detect more lymph nodes, and to study their lesions...
  34. ncbi Haematogenous dissemination of tuberculous lymphadenitis
    G S Sharafeldin
    National Health Laboratory, Federal Ministry of Health, Khartoum, Sudan
    East Afr Med J 84:3-7. 2007
    ..To determine whether Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection spreads through the blood to different lymph-node groups in patients with tuberculous lymphadenitis...
  35. ncbi Breast cancer with associated granulomatous axillary lymphadenitis: a diagnostic and clinical dilemma in regions with high prevalence of tuberculosis
    Minhas Khurram
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Pathol Res Pract 203:699-704. 2007
    ..PCR-based assays are recommended for the diagnosis of TB in cases where ZN is unhelpful for demonstrating AFB or no tissue is submitted for microbiological studies...
  36. ncbi [Surgical treatment of mycobacteriosis]
    Keiji Iuchi
    Kekkaku 82:849-61. 2007
    ..Although mycobacterial mediastinal lymphoadenitis, or osteoarthritis are rare tuberculosis-related disease in Japan, we should keep in mind such rare diseases in ordinary practice...
  37. ncbi Chest computerized tomography scan findings in 74 children with tuberculous meningitis in southeastern Turkey
    Ahmet Yaramiş
    Department of Pediatrics, Dicle University Faculty of Medicine, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    Turk J Pediatr 49:365-9. 2007
    ..Chest computerized tomography scan helps establish the diagnosis of TBM when chest radiography is normal or inconclusive, and it is useful in assessing children with suspected TBM...
  38. ncbi [Cervical and mediastinic mass in a 72-year old woman]
    E Canalejo Castrillero
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital de Fuenlabrada, Fuenlabrada, Madrid, Espana
    Rev Clin Esp 208:105-7. 2008
  39. doi Evaluation of the efficacy of colour Doppler ultrasound in diagnosis of cervical lymphadenopathy
    S B Dangore
    Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, DMIMS, Sawangi M, Wardha, Maharashtra 442004, India
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 37:205-12. 2008
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of colour Doppler ultrasound (CDUS) to differentiate between benign and malignant cervical lymph nodes...
  40. ncbi Role of modified bleach method in staining of acid-fast bacilli in lymph node aspirates
    Nitin Gangane
    Department of Pathology, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram 442102, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
    Acta Cytol 52:325-8. 2008
    To correlate acid-fast bacilli (AFB) positivity with cytomorphologic patterns of tuberculous lymphadenitis and evaluate bleach concentration method in diagnosing lymph node tuberculosis compared to Ziehl-Neelsen (ZN) method.
  41. ncbi Diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis: combining cytomorphology, microbiology and molecular techniques - a study from Sri Lanka
    Lakmini K B Mudduwa
    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ruhuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 51:195-7. 2008
    ..Fine needle aspiration is a simple technique to obtain material for early diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis. Objective: To assess the value of fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in the diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis...
  42. ncbi Spectrum of cytomorphology of tuberculous lymphadenitis and changes during anti-tubercular treatment
    M Sharma
    Department of Pathology, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
    Cytopathology 18:180-3. 2007
    ..To analyse the morphological changes in tuberculous lymph nodes and the clinical response during short course anti tubercular chemotherapy...
  43. ncbi The impersonator
    Hartmut Lode
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Med 120:239-41. 2007
  44. ncbi Follow-up results in tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis
    Mehmet F Oktay
    Department of Otolaryngology, Dicle University Medical School, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    J Laryngol Otol 120:129-32. 2006
    ..To investigate the efficacy of medical antituberculous treatment in patients with tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis (TCL)...
  45. ncbi [Diagnostic image (256). A boy with bilateral cervical lymphadenopathy]
    P van den Hombergh
    Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:28. 2006
    ..A teenage boy was seen with a swollen neck due to tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis...
  46. ncbi Paradoxical reaction during tuberculosis treatment in HIV-seronegative patients
    A C C Carvalho
    Clin Infect Dis 42:893-5. 2006
  47. ncbi [Lymph node tuberculosis as primary manifestation of Hodgkin's disease]
    Franz Audebert
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Innere Medizin I, Universitat Regensburg, 93042 Regensburg
    Med Klin (Munich) 101:500-4. 2006
    ..hospital for further diagnostic work-up for suspected reactivation of a previously successfully treated lymph node tuberculosis, which had been diagnosed 1 year prior to the current admission...
  48. ncbi Tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis: an unusual case
    Kalliopi Kokosali
    Oral and Maxillofacial SHO, Manchester Dental Hospital, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester M15 6SH, UK
    Dent Update 33:306-8, 311. 2006
    ..We discuss the significance of caseating granulomatous inflammation in cervical lymphadenitis and provide a brief overview of tuberculosis and a comparison with NTM...
  49. ncbi Tumor of the conus medullaris treated with antituberculous therapy
    Thomas S Skoglund
    Department of Neurosurgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Bla straket 7, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:192-4. 2007
    ..Intramedullary tuberculomas are rare but important differential diagnosis in patients with spinal cord mass lesions. The role of medical and surgical treatment of intramedullary tuberculomas is discussed...
  50. ncbi Diagnostic dilemma of abdominal tuberculosis in non-HIV patients: an ongoing challenge for physicians
    Rustam Khan
    Department of Medicine, Aga Khan University Hospital, National Stadium Road, Karachi 74800, Pakistan
    World J Gastroenterol 12:6371-5. 2006
    ..To assess the clinical features, yield of the diagnostic tests and outcome of abdominal tuberculosis in non-HIV patients...
  51. pmc Menstrual disorders in nongenital tuberculosis
    Masoumeh Fallahian
    Infertility and Reproductive Health Research Centre, Taleghani Hospital, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Tehran, Iran
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 2006:18452. 2006
    ..001), but excessive or prolong vaginal bleeding was not observed. Menstrual disorders occur even in nongenital tuberculosis, but it is manifested with cessation or decrease in menstrual bleeding flow and period...
  52. ncbi Doctoral thesis: Diagnostic value of magnetic resonance imaging in extra-pulmonary tuberculosis
    A I De Backer
    JBR-BTR 89:283-4. 2006
  53. doi A 41-year-old woman with AIDS, mediastinal lymphadenopathy, and fever of unknown origin
    Catherine Grossman
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
    Am J Med Sci 336:349-52. 2008
  54. ncbi Non-pulmonary tuberculosis
    E D Carrol
    Department of Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle NE4 6BE, UK
    Paediatr Respir Rev 2:113-9. 2001
    ..The advent of DNA amplification techniques such as the polymerase chain reaction may herald a promising new era in the prompt and accurate management of extrapulmonary tuberculosis...
  55. ncbi Tuberculous parotitis
    A J Baldwin
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, North Manchester General Hospital, Delaunays Road, Crumpsall, Manchester M8 5RB, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:444-5. 2002
    ..Tuberculosis, though rare, should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a diffuse swelling of the parotid with enlarged cervical glands, particularly in young, feverish adults...
  56. ncbi Abdominal computed tomographic findings of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium avium intracellulare infection in HIV seropositive patients
    Dow Mu M Koh
    Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
    Can Assoc Radiol J 54:45-50. 2003
    ..To compare the computed tomographic (CT) findings of abdominal Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) infection and Mycobacterium avium intracellulare (MAI) infection in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  57. ncbi Mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis in children: clinical and laboratory factors of importance for differential diagnosis
    P Spyridis
    University of Athens Second Department of Pediatrics, P. and A. Kyriakou Children's Hospital, Greece
    Scand J Infect Dis 33:362-6. 2001
    ..The spectrum of mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis in children in Greece has changed during the 1990s. Early and prompt treatment contributes to the diagnosis and response...
  58. ncbi [Cervical tuberculous lymphadenitis in a patient without risk factors]
    A Rios Zambudio
    An Med Interna 19:325-6. 2002
  59. ncbi Mycobacterium bohemicum cervical lymphadenitis
    Astrid Palca
    Institute for Infectious Diseases, University of Bern Bern, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:982-4. 2002
    ..Histology revealed granulomatous, partly necrotizing lymphadenitis and a large number of acid-fast bacilli subsequently identified by molecular techniques as Mycobacterium bohemicum...
  60. ncbi Nasopharyngeal tuberculosis with massive cervical lymphadenopathy
    Murat Unal
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, School of Medicine, Mersin University, Turkey
    J Otolaryngol 31:186-8. 2002
  61. ncbi [Manifestation of lung tuberculosis as soft tissue tumor (gravitation abscess in mediastinal lymphadenitis) of the thoracic wall in a 32-year-old woman]
    W Purkarthofer
    LKH Gmundnerberg, , Osterreich
    Pneumologie 48:721-4. 1994
    ..The patient got a therapy with INH, Ethambutol, Pyrazinamid and Rifampicin. Regression of the parenchymal fokus and the mediastinal lymphadenitis was observed...
  62. ncbi Clinical microbiological case: an 81-year-old woman with fever and a cervical mass
    J M Garcia-Lechuz
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 8:739-40, 760-1. 2002
  63. ncbi [Variability and diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis]
    Ausra Kaminskaite
    Clinic of Pulmonology and Allergology, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Santariskiu 14, 2021 Vilnius, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 38:1207-11. 2002
    ..Liver biopsy and positive sputum cultures for mycobacterias mostly confirmed tuberculosis diagnosis in miliary tuberculosis cases. From all tuberculous pleurisy cases in 65% the diagnosis was confirmed by bacteriology and/or histology...
  64. ncbi Tuberculosis presenting as epitrochlear lymphadenitis
    Nancy F Crum
    Naval Medical Center San Diego, Infectious Diseases Division, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:888-90. 2003
    ..Epitrochlear lymphadenitis is an uncommon presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis in an immunocompetent host. This case report describes the third case in the literature and provides a review of the literature...
  65. ncbi The CT features of abdominal tuberculosis in children
    Savvas Andronikou
    Department of Paediatric Radiology, Red Cross Children s Hospital, Rondebosch, Cape Town 7700, South Africa
    Pediatr Radiol 32:75-81. 2002
    ..Little data exist in the paediatric age group regarding abdominal tuberculosis (ATB) and limited reports of its CT features have been published...
  66. ncbi Category based treatment of tuberculosis in children
    S K Kabra
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:927-37. 2004
    ..To include children as DOTS beneficiaries, there is a need to assess the feasibility of classification and treatment of various types of childhood tuberculosis in different categories...
  67. ncbi [Diagnosis of mycobacterial lymphadenitis by fine needle aspiration cytology and fluorescence quantization-polymerase chain reaction]
    Xiao Qin Yu
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, First People s Hospital, Hefei 230061, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 32:51-4. 2009
    ..To evaluate the application of fine needle aspiration cytology and fluorescence quantization-polymerase chain reaction (FQ-PCR) in the diagnosis of mycobacterial lymphadenitis...
  68. ncbi [Diagnosis and treatment of 11 patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome complicated with tuberculosis of mesenteric lymph nodes.]
    Yan Liu
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Third People s Hospital of Shenzhen, Guangdong 518020, China
    Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi 32:835-7. 2009
    ..To study the clinical features of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) complicated with tuberculosis of mesenteric lymph nodes...
  69. ncbi [A suspected case of mass outbreak of tuberculosis infection in a small company separated into two floors]
    Naomi Seki
    Ikebukuro Public Health Office, 1 20 9, Higashi Ikebukuro, Toshima ku, Tokyo 170 0013, Japan
    Kekkaku 78:395-9. 2003
    ..with tuberculosis specialists, three were diagnosed as newly infected with tuberculosis and one as hilar lymph node tuberculosis. So we added 25 staffs under 60s for TST and found that another 13 people were suspected to be infected ..
  70. ncbi Bronchoesophageal fistulae secondary to tuberculosis
    F L Lado Lado
    Department of Internal Medicine, Clinical University Hospital, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna, Spain
    Respiration 69:362-5. 2002
    ..Antituberculous treatment was started after diagnosis of intrathoracic lymph node tuberculosis with bronchoesophageal fistulization...
  71. doi A case of immunoglobulin G4-related chronic sclerosing sialadenitis and dacryoadenitis associated with tuberculosis
    Mitsuhiro Kawano
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kanazawa University, and Saiseikai Kanazawa Hospital, 13 1 Takara machi, Kanazawa, 920 8641, Japan
    Mod Rheumatol 19:87-90. 2009
    ..with chronic sclerosing sialadenitis and dacryoadenitis, which developed during treatment for cervical lymph node tuberculosis. Anti-tuberculosis treatment did not improve the swelling in the lacrimal and submandibular glands, and a ..
  72. ncbi [Clinical analysis on giant lymph node hyperplasia on neck]
    Shi hong Ma
    Department of Head Neck Surgery, Tumor Hospital of Gansu Province, Lanzhou 730050, China
    Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi 44:223-6. 2009
    ..To improve the diagnosis and management level of giant lymph node hyperplasia (Castleman's disease)...
  73. ncbi Extrapulmonary tuberculosis: clinical and epidemiologic spectrum of 636 cases
    Ahmet Ilgazli
    Department of Chest Diseases, Kocaeli University School of Medicine, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Arch Med Res 35:435-41. 2004
    ....
  74. ncbi [Erythema induratum Bazin. "Tuberculid" or tuberculosis?]
    D Wiebels
    Dermatologikum Hamburg, Stephansplatz 5, 20354 Hamburg
    Hautarzt 58:237-40. 2007
    A 66-year-old woman presented with erythematous nodules on both legs and told of a history of lymph node tuberculosis that had been treated with surgery and tuberculostatic therapy years before...
  75. pmc A systematic review of commercial serological antibody detection tests for the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis
    Karen R Steingart
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, and Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Postgrad Med J 83:705-12. 2007
    ..00) for all extrapulmonary sites combined; (3) for all tests combined, sensitivity estimates for both lymph node tuberculosis (range 0.23-1.00) and pleural tuberculosis (range 0.26-0...
  76. pmc A systematic review of commercial serological antibody detection tests for the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis
    Karen R Steingart
    Division pf Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, USA
    Thorax 62:911-8. 2007
    ..00) for all extrapulmonary sites combined; (3) for all tests combined, sensitivity estimates for both lymph node tuberculosis (range 0.23-1.00) and pleural tuberculosis (range 0.26-0...
  77. ncbi [Athetosis in relation with intracranial tuberculomas in a patient from Burkina Faso]
    C Napon
    Service de Neurologie, CHU Yalgado Ouedraogo, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    Med Trop (Mars) 69:513-5. 2009
    ..Diagnosis was based on clinical findings, i.e., lymph node tuberculosis and positive HIV1 serology; on CT scans showing multiple low density nodular lesions of variable size ..
  78. ncbi [Current aspects of lymph node tuberculosis of the neck]
    G Lenci
    III. Medizinische Klinik,
    Pneumologie 50:462-8. 1996
    ..Indications to surgical intervention are explained. The different aspects of adenopathies caused by atypical mycobacteria are considered...
  79. doi Genetic association study suggests a role for SP110 variants in lymph node tuberculosis but not pulmonary tuberculosis in north Indians
    - Abhimanyu
    Department of Microbiology, Vallabhbhai Patel Chest Institute, University of Delhi, New Delhi 110007, India
    Hum Immunol 72:576-80. 2011
    ..In this study we probed SP110 variants in pulmonary (PTB) and lymph node tuberculosis (LNTB) cases to explore their role in controlling susceptibility to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection ..
  80. ncbi Epidemiological, therapeutic and evolutionary profiles in patients with lymph node tuberculosis
    Asmaa Jniene
    Department of Chest Diseases, Moulay Youssef Hospital, Rabat, Morocco
    Tuberk Toraks 58:366-74. 2010
    ..6%, and a scrofula in 8.6%. The delay of diagnosis of LN tuberculosis is still important, and the treatment is prolonged because of PR...
  81. ncbi Assessment of lymph node tuberculosis in two provinces in Turkey
    Dursun Tatar
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Dr Suat Seren Chest Diseases and Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Izmir, Turkey
    Jpn J Infect Dis 64:316-21. 2011
    The aim of this study was to evaluate lymph node tuberculosis (LNT) cases in two provinces in Turkey with different demographic and socioeconomic characteristics. A total of 109 LNT cases were reviewed retrospectively...
  82. ncbi A retrospective review of paediatric lymph node tuberculosis in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
    P McMaster
    Clinical Sciences Department, Port Moresby General Hospital, Papua New Guinea
    Ann Trop Paediatr 20:223-6. 2000
    ..the perception that the relapse rate following standard short-course chemotherapy in children with lymph node tuberculosis is greater than in similarly treated children with pulmonary tuberculosis (TB)...
  83. ncbi [Mycobacterial mediastinal adenopathy]
    Alexandru Crişan
    Clinica II Boli Infecţioase, Universitatea de Medicina şi Farmacie Victor Babeş, Timisoara
    Pneumologia 59:87-91. 2010
    ..Victor Babeş Timişoara during 06.04-15.04.2009. Diagnosis of mediastinal lymph node tuberculosis was established only after axillary thoracotomy and biopsy of tumoral mass, although the first results ..
  84. ncbi [Overview of the HIV/tuberculosis coinfection in Bogotá, Colombia, 2001]
    Ingrid Garcia
    Centros Control de Enfermedades, Subdirección de Epidemiología y LNR, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogota, DC, Colombia
    Biomedica 24:132-7. 2004
    ..In the last group, the most frequent form was lymph node tuberculosis. Diagnostic criteria were recorded for only 55 patients; however, 78% were confirmed with microscopic ..
  85. ncbi Mantoux and contact positivity in tuberculosis
    D Vijayasekaran
    Department of Pulmonology, Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Egmore, Chennai, India
    Indian J Pediatr 73:989-93. 2006
    ..To study the role of Mantoux and contact history in various forms of Childhood tuberculosis...
  86. ncbi [Early ENT manifestations of HIV infection/AIDS. An analysis of 76 cases observed in Africa]
    A Ndjolo
    Hopital General de Yaounde, Service ORL, BP 5408, Yaounde, Cameroun
    Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord) 125:39-43. 2004
    ..The aim of this work is to describe the ENT clinical manifestations by which HIV positive patients inaugurate their AIDS-illness and to classify these manifestations in respect to the biological state of the infection...
  87. ncbi Reactivation of tuberculosis after conversion from azathioprine to mycophenolate mofetil 16 years after renal transplantation
    J Waiser
    Department of Nephrology, University Hospital Charite, Campus Charite Mitte, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Kidney Dis 35:E12. 2000
    ..Two months later, he developed axillary lymph node tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis...
  88. ncbi Tuberculosis in children--what has changed in last 20 years?
    S K Kabra
    Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Indian J Pediatr 69:S5-10. 2002
    ..5%. Nearly 8-20% of the deaths caused by tuberculosis occur in children. Lymph node tuberculosis has increased over last two decades...
  89. ncbi Ten-year experience with paediatric lymph node tuberculosis in Port Moresby
    P McMaster
    Department of Paediatrics, Port Moresby General Hospital, Papua New Guinea
    J Trop Pediatr 47:160-4. 2001
    ..Of these, 97 definitely completed the treatment and 10 (10.6 per cent) were known to have relapsed during a follow-up period of between 1 and 2 years...
  90. ncbi Management of peripheral lymph node tuberculosis in routine practice: an unselected 10-year cohort
    J F Blaikley
    Chest Clinic, Royal Blackburn Hospital, Blackburn, UK
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:375-8. 2011
    ..The varied behaviour of tuberculous lymph nodes during TB chemotherapy can cause clinical uncertainty, resulting in prolonged courses of treatment...
  91. doi [Lymph node tuberculosis treatment: from recommendations to practice]
    J P Lanoix
    Service de Pathologie Infectieuse et Tropicale, CHU d Amiens, Place Victor Pauchet, 80000 Amiens, France
    Med Mal Infect 41:87-91. 2011
    ..Lymph node infection is the most frequent localization of extrapulmonary tuberculosis. However, there is still no consensus on the length of antimicrobial treatment...
  92. doi Tuberculous mediastinal lymphadenitis that evolved into pulmonary tuberculosis following transbronchial needle aspiration
    Mario Gomez
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Respirology 15:1140-1. 2010
    This case report describes a patient with multi-drug-resistant mediastinal lymph node tuberculosis that evolved to smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis following transbronchial needle aspiration...
  93. ncbi Cat scratch disease during etanercept therapy
    Sylvain Mathieu
    Clermont Ferrand Teaching Hospital, Rheumatology Department, G Montpied Hospital, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Joint Bone Spine 74:184-6. 2007
    Lymphadenopathy in a patient taking TNFalpha antagonist therapy may indicate lymph node tuberculosis or a hematological malignancy...
  94. doi Isoniazid-induced recurrent acute pancreatitis
    Arvind S Pandey
    Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education and Research, Surat, Gujarat, India
    Trop Doct 41:249-50. 2011
    ..We present a case of reversible acute pancreatitis after isoniazid treatment of lymph node tuberculosis, followed by the recurrence of pancreatitis upon the reintroduction of the drug.
  95. pmc Guillain-Barré syndrome, tuberculosis and inflammatory bowel disease: a multiple association
    Ricardo Gómez de la Torre
    Internal Medicine Service, Hospital San Agustin, Aviles, Asturias, Spain
    Int Arch Med 3:15. 2010
    ..We report an unusual case of GBS associated with lymph node tuberculosis and ulcerative colitis.
  96. ncbi Tuberculosis of the thyroid gland: a case report
    V Zivaljevic
    Centre for Endocrine Surgery, Institute of Endocrinology, Clinical Centre of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
    Acta Chir Belg 107:70-2. 2007
    ..The patient underwent combination treatment with antitubercular drugs for 6 months. During the three years follow-up period there was no evidence of disease recurrence...
  97. ncbi Diagnosis of clinically unsuspected extrapulmonary tuberculosis by fine needle aspiration: a case report
    H M Brown
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville 32610, USA
    Acta Cytol 45:1032-6. 2001
    ..The diagnosis of MTb was made by fine needle aspiration (FNA) of a pelvic lymph node. CONCLUSION: Miliary tuberculosis associated with AIDS may have an unusual clinical presentation and unusual cytologic features on ENA...
  98. ncbi Tuberculous mesenteric lymphadenitis mimicking pancreatic carcinoma
    I Claro
    Department of Gastroenterology, Instituto Portugues de Oncologia Francisco Gentil, Lisboa, Portugal
    Hepatogastroenterology 43:1653-5. 1996
    ..At 18 months she is asymptomatic and abdominal CT scan is normal. Tuberculosis of mesenteric lymph nodes usually raises serious diagnostic problems. A high grade of suspicion is necessary in order to perform a pre-operative diagnosis...
  99. ncbi [Miliary, ganglionar, pancreatic and costal tuberculosis. Clinical presentation and literature review]
    I Inchaurraga Alvarez
    , Hospital Dr. Peset, Valencia
    An Med Interna 18:483-5. 2001
    ..The transbronchial biopsy and the pancreatic punction demonstrated granulomatous necrotic lesions, and M. tuberculosis grew in the bronchial washing culture. The specific treatment normalized the pulmonary, costal and pancreatic lesions...
  100. ncbi F-18-FDG uptake in tuberculosis
    S M Bakheet
    Department of Radiology, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Clin Nucl Med 23:739-42. 1998
    ..This possibility should be considered when whole-body scans of patients with cancer are interpreted, especially in those with a high incidence of infectious disease...
  101. ncbi Aetiology of peripheral lymphadenopathy in adults: analysis of 1724 cases seen at a tertiary care teaching hospital in southern India
    Alladi Mohan
    Department of Medicine, Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati 517507, Andhra Pradesh, India
    Natl Med J India 20:78-80. 2007
    ..In patients presenting with peripheral lymphadenopathy, excision biopsy of the most accessible lymph node provides material to establish an early diagnosis, and is important in the management of these patients...

Research Grants9

  1. Neurodevelopment and HIV/AIDS
    Annelies Van Rie; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  2. Pediatric HIV-encephalopathy in DRC: effect of ART & role of compartmentalization
    Annelies Van Rie; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Impact of malnutrition on TB-IRIS and pharmacokinetics of TB and ARV co-treatment
    Annelies Van Rie; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In these children, we will also study the use of rifabutin, a drug used in U.S. adults with TB and HIV. The results of the research have the potential to substantially improve the management of children with TB and HIV. ..
  4. Pediatric HIV-encephalopathy in DRC: effect of ART & role of compartmentalization
    Annelies Van Rie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. Impact of malnutrition on TB-IRIS and pharmacokinetics of TB and ARV co-treatment
    Annelies Van Rie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In these children, we will also study the use of rifabutin, a drug used in U.S. adults with TB and HIV. The results of the research have the potential to substantially improve the management of children with TB and HIV. ..