Tuberculous stenosis of the trachea

John Watson*, Jon G. Ayres

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Abstract

A patient is described who presented with symptoms suggestive of asthma but was subsequently found to have a stenotic lesion of the lower trachea and main bronchi. Bronchoscopic biopsy of the lesion revealed tuberculosis. There was a good response to anti-tuberculosis chemotherapy, with no residual stenosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)223-226
Number of pages4
JournalTubercle
Volume69
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1988
Externally publishedYes

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