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Co-existence of Carcinoma Tongue with Pulmonary Tuberculosis

S.K. Verma, Anubhuti, Madhu Kumar, Ashwini Kumar Mishra

Keywords : Carcinoma tongue, Pulmonary tuberculosis

Citation Information : Verma S, A, Kumar M, Mishra AK. Co-existence of Carcinoma Tongue with Pulmonary Tuberculosis. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2015; 57 (3):185-186.

DOI: 10.5005/ijcdas-57-3-185

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 18-11-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2015; The Author(s).


We present the case of a 45-year-old male diagnosed to have carcinoma base of tongue, whose chest radiograph showed bilateral lung infiltrates and was referred for evaluation of suspected pulmonary metastases. Diagnostic evaluation confirmed the diagnosis of smear-positive pulmonary tuberculosis.

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