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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

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

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DOI: 10.4103/0331-3131.92952

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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.

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