Lord of the rings: tuberculoma in a cured carcinoma larynx patient

Authors:Lokesh.S , ArunKumar
Int J Biol Med Res. 2013; 4(2): 3234- 3236  |  PDF File

Abstract

Case report Lord of the rings: Tuberculoma in a cured carcinoma Larynx patient Dr.Lokesh.S1, Dr.ArunKumar.R2 Abstract: A middle aged chronic smoker for more than 2 decades, who was recently diagnosed and treated for carcinoma larynx presented with fever of unknown origin with progressive decline in his sensorium. On clinical and laboratory evaluation he had multiple ring enhancing lesions in Brain and military tuberculosis on chest X ray. He was subsequently treated with Anti Tubercular Therapy (ATT) and he showed significant improvement. Key words: Anti Tubercular Therapy, Miliary Tuberculosis, Carcinoma Larynx.