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International Journal of Case Reports in Orthopaedics
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International Journal of Case Reports in Orthopaedics

2021, Vol. 3, Issue 2, Part C

Unusual orthopedic presentation of tuberculosis: A case report and review of literature


Author(s): Zuhdi O Elifranji, Batool Almasri, Shahd Alqudah, Ragad sa'ed, Alaa Albandi, Salsabil Flefil, Jihad Al-Ajlouni and Faris AlShammas

Abstract: The case of a 77-year-old male man with right hip tuberculosis. Biopsy and aspirate were taken during debridement surgery and sent for histopathology, which confirmed the Mycobacterium tuberculosis microorganism. The patient was treated with debridement and started antimicrobial treatment.

DOI: 10.22271/27078345.2021.v3.i2c.79

Pages: 110-113 | Views: 8 | Downloads: 6

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How to cite this article:
Zuhdi O Elifranji, Batool Almasri, Shahd Alqudah, Ragad sa'ed, Alaa Albandi, Salsabil Flefil, Jihad Al-Ajlouni, Faris AlShammas. Unusual orthopedic presentation of tuberculosis: A case report and review of literature. Int J Case Rep Orthop 2021;3(2):110-113. DOI: 10.22271/27078345.2021.v3.i2c.79


International Journal of Case Reports in Orthopaedics