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Imaging in Pediatric Extra-Pulmonary Tuberculosis

  • Anuradha Dawani
  • Arun Kumar Gupta
  • Manisha JanaEmail author
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Abstract

Extrapulmonary tuberculosis in children tends to be more severe than the adults. It can affect almost any organ system of the body. The clinical manifestations are often non-specific. Imaging findings are also not always very specific. This article describes the imaging spectrum of pediatric extrapulmonary tuberculosis.

Keywords

Tuberculosis Extrapulmonary Imaging CECT 

Notes

Authors’ Contributions

AD: Literature search and manuscript drafting; AKG: Manuscript and article review; MJ: Manuscript preparation, figure preparation, reference cross checking. AKG will act as guarantor for this paper.

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Conflict of Interest

None.

Source of Funding

None.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anuradha Dawani
    • 1
  • Arun Kumar Gupta
    • 1
  • Manisha Jana
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of RadiodiagnosisAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia

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