Published: 2022-08-25

A rare presentation of extra pulmonary tuberculosis in neck (isolated level-VI cervical lymph node tuberculosis)

Chandani D. Bhatt, Ishita Shah, Ramde Odedara, Niral Modi


One of the most common varieties of extra pulmonary tuberculosis is tuberculosis lymphadenitis. This was the case report of a 40-year-old female who presented with complaint of neck swelling and voice change and was later diagnosed with an isolated extra-pulmonary level-VI cervical lymph node tuberculosis. The diagnosis was made by histopathology and PCR and patient was then started with anti-tuberculosis therapy.


Lymph node, Tuberculosis, Extra pulmonary

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