Acute bilateral tuberculous pneumonia in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus

Raghavendra Rao, Rama Bhat, Nitin Bhat, Savio D’Souza, Venkata Chenchaiah

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Abstract

Pulmonary tuberculosis is a common infection associated with immunocompromised state. It usually presents with fibrosis or fibrocavitary lesions in the lung. We report a case of bilateral tuberculous pneumonia of acute presentation in a young lady who was being treated for systemic lupus erythematosus.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13-14
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research
Volume10
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-05-2016

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Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Pneumonia
Fibrosis
Lung
Infection

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  • Clinical Biochemistry

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Acute bilateral tuberculous pneumonia in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus. / Rao, Raghavendra; Bhat, Rama; Bhat, Nitin; D’Souza, Savio; Chenchaiah, Venkata.

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