• A clinical case of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis in a 10-year-old boy

A clinical case of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis in a 10-year-old boy

SOVREMENNAYA PEDIATRIYA.2017.4(84):120-123; doi 10.15574/SP.2017.84.120

Kornienko G. V., Dmitryakov V. A., Svekatun V. N., Mihalchuk A. I.
Zaporozhye State Medical University, Ukraine
Zaporozhye City Multifield Children's Hospital No. 5, Ukraine
Zaporozhye Regional Clinical Children's Hospital, Ukraine

A clinical case of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis in a school-aged child is represented in the article. The attention of pediatricians is focused on the detailed, results-oriented tuberculosis medical history taking to determine the probable tubercular contact in patients with signs of lymphadenitis.

Key words: children, lymphadenitis, tuberculosis

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