Imaging in Pediatric Extra-Pulmonary Tuberculosis

  • Anuradha Dawani
  • Arun Kumar Gupta
  • Manisha JanaEmail author
Review Article


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.


Tuberculosis Extrapulmonary Imaging CECT 


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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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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