Primary posterior oro pharyngeal wall tuberculosis

  • Satish Mehta
  • S. B. S. Mann
  • Ram Kumar
  • Naresh K. Panda
Short Communication


Tuberculosis involvement of pharynx is a rare entity. Whenever encountered, it is usually associated either with pulmonary tuberculosis or cervical lymphadenopathy. Isolated involvement of posterior oropharyngeal wall tuberculosis is presented in this paper.


Tuberculosis Leprosy Pulmonary Tuberculosis Soft Palate Cervical Lymphadenopathy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Satish Mehta
    • 1
  • S. B. S. Mann
    • 2
  • Ram Kumar
    • 3
  • Naresh K. Panda
    • 2
  1. 1.Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Dept. of OtolaryngologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  3. 3.Dept. of PathologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

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