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          VOLUME 37 / ISSUE 3

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9 - A case of esophageal tuberculosis

Firdevs Atabey, Cemal Bes, Levent Dalar, Z. Senem Elibol, S. Kerem Okutur, F. Kerim Küçükler, Funda Seçik, Arman Poluman

Tuberculosis in Turkey is a common infectious disease but esophageal tuberculosis is a rare form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis. It usually occurs when tuberculous bacilli infected mediastinal lymph nodes enlarge and with perinodal inflammation invade esophagus wall. Here we present a case of esophageal tuberculosis secondary to mediastinal tuberculous lymphadenitis with endobronchial involvement.

Keywords: Esophageal tuberculosis, Mediastinal tuberculous lymphadenitis, Endobronchial involvement.

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