Tuberculosis through the ages

P. Fraisse, Y. Mohammad, P. Charlier*, Anita Roche

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Abstract

First tuberculosis damages were found on skeletons of 40 000 before JC thanks to paleopathology. Pleural and meningeal bone damages are visible by macroscopic observation.

Translated title of the contributionTuberculosis through the ages
Original languageFrench
Pages (from-to)179-181
Number of pages3
JournalRevue des Maladies Respiratoires Actualites
Volume3
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2011
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Bone
  • History of medecine
  • Paleopathology
  • Retrospective diagnosis
  • Skeleton
  • Tuberculosis

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