Annals of Nigerian Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 59--61

Tuberculosis in the left inguinal region associated with cutaneous tuberculosis of left second toe: An unusual presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis


Jugal K Kar1, Manoranjan Kar2, Saswati Maiti3 
1 Department of Medicine, Midnapur Medical College, West Bengal, India
2 Department of Surgery, Medical College, Kolkata, India
3 Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Burdwan Medical College, Burdwan, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Jugal K Kar
B-13 Keranitola, Singha Compound, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal - 721 101
India

We report an uncommon case of tuberculosis involving left second toe associated with left inguinal lymphadenopathy and an ulcer in a 30-year-old male with no other pulmonary or extra pulmonary tubercular infection. Diagnosis was made by biopsy. He responded very well to anti tubercular treatment.


How to cite this article:
Kar JK, Kar M, Maiti S. Tuberculosis in the left inguinal region associated with cutaneous tuberculosis of left second toe: An unusual presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis .Ann Nigerian Med 2011;5:59-61


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Kar JK, Kar M, Maiti S. Tuberculosis in the left inguinal region associated with cutaneous tuberculosis of left second toe: An unusual presentation of extrapulmonary tuberculosis . Ann Nigerian Med [serial online] 2011 [cited 2020 Jul 11 ];5:59-61
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