Available online Sep 5, 2018.
[ Report ] Volume 26, Issue 4, 2017, Pages 376-379
Extensive central nervous system tuberculosis is rare especially in immunocompetent adults. This is a case of a 43-year old female hypertensive, HIV-negative patient, who presented with on and off throbbing headache, dizziness and occasional blurring of six months. No other associated systemic symptoms. General, central nervous and other systemic examinations were remarkably within normal limit. Craniocerebral computed tomography revealed features of widespread central nervous system tuberculoma. Patient was successfully treated with directly observed anti-tuberculosis short course treatment for six months.
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Volume 26 | Issue 4
Page Nos. 376-379
Online since Jul 12, 2018