A case series of tuberculosis related sudden death

Prateek Rastogi, Vikram Palimar

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Abstract

Tuberculosis is one of the most common infectious diseases in India. Deaths due to its complications are rare but reported. Sudden deaths due to tuberculosis constitute a major public health problem in the developing countries. These cases pose a danger to the community both during life as well as after death. Three cases of sudden death due to tuberculosis are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)441-442
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Forensic and Legal Medicine
Volume17
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-11-2010

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Sudden Death
contagious disease
Tuberculosis
death
Developing Countries
Communicable Diseases
India
Public Health
public health
developing country
community

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  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Law

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A case series of tuberculosis related sudden death. / Rastogi, Prateek; Palimar, Vikram.

In: Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine, Vol. 17, No. 8, 01.11.2010, p. 441-442.

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