Multiple lesions on CT brain scan: Tuberculosis or neurocysticercosis?

Anuradha Bose, Jolly Chandran, Rekha aley Cherian

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Abstract

An 8-year-old girl with miliary tuberculosis, receiving appropriate treatment, presented with clinical features suggestive of increased intracranial pressure. She tested positive with the highly sensitive and specific enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot assay for cysticercosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalBMJ Case Reports
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2 2009

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Miliary Tuberculosis
Neurocysticercosis
Cysticercosis
Intracranial Pressure
Tuberculosis
Brain
Enzymes
Therapeutics

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  • Medicine(all)

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Multiple lesions on CT brain scan : Tuberculosis or neurocysticercosis? / Bose, Anuradha; Chandran, Jolly; Cherian, Rekha aley.

In: BMJ Case Reports, 02.02.2009.

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