A Rare Complication of Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Sharma, Raghava R and Acharya, Vishak K. and *, Vinaya Poornima (2007) A Rare Complication of Pulmonary Tuberculosis. Journal, Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine, 8 (2). pp. 179-181.

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We report a case of lower leg deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in a young patient without any risk factors. Patient also had concomitant severe pulmonary tuberculosis. The cause-effect relationship between pulmonary tuberculosis and DVT is discussed in this case with such a rare association with significant therapeutic implications.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pulmonary tuberculosis, Deep vein thrombosis.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Medicine
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 25 Jan 2014 11:26
Last Modified: 25 Jan 2014 11:26
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/138533

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