A rare case of primary tuberculosis of the submandibular gland!!!

Kasim S. Kasim, Ebrahim Namavar, Mohd. Razif Mohamad Yunus

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Abstract

A rare case of primary tuberculosis of the submandibular gland is reported here which required surgical gland excision for definitive diagnosis. It is presented in view of its rarity, the extreme difficulty in the diagnosis of this kind of disease and highlighting the importance of histopathological examination.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)87-89
Number of pages3
JournalEgyptian Journal of Ear, Nose, Throat and Allied Sciences
Volume16
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2015

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Keywords

  • Definitive diagnosis
  • Primary tuberculosis
  • Submandibular gland

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  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Surgery

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A rare case of primary tuberculosis of the submandibular gland!!! / Kasim, Kasim S.; Namavar, Ebrahim; Mohamad Yunus, Mohd. Razif.

In: Egyptian Journal of Ear, Nose, Throat and Allied Sciences, Vol. 16, No. 1, 01.03.2015, p. 87-89.

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