Case 4

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell


A 54-year-old man was admitted to hospital with a 3-week history of fever following a sore throat. He was born in Zimbabwe but has not visited Africa for 3 years.


Sore Throat Enlarge Lymph Node Radiographic Feature Radiographic Appearance Soft Tissue Density 
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Further Reading

  1. Kwong J, Carignan S, Kang E-Y et al (1996) Miliary Tuberculo­sis: Diagnostic Accuracy of Chest Radiography. Chest;110; 339–342PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Korzeniewska-Kosela M, FitzGerald JM, Vedal S et al (1992) Spectrum of tuberculosis in patients with HIV infection in British Columbia: report of 40 cases. Can Med Assoc J; 146:1927–34Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK

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