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Ankle and Foot Tuberculosis: A Diagnosis Dilemma

Early diagnosis and ATT for 9-18 months is must in all cases of ankle and foot tuberculosis to prevent joint involvement and other complications.

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Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care
Volume / Volumen: 3
Number / Número: 2
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 129-131
Year / Año: 2014
Month / Mes: april

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S.C.B.MEDICAL COLLEGE, Cuttack, Orissa, India

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Tuberculosis de tobillo y pie: un dilema diagnóstico

El diagnóstico temprano y el tratamiento anti-tuberculosis por 9 a 18 meses son necesarios en todos los casos de tuberculosis de tobillo y pie para evitar el compromiso articular y otras complicaciones.
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Bibliographic references
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2023, september 5

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Ankle and Foot Tuberculosis: A Diagnosis Dilemma

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Biswaranjan Nayak1

1 Dr., Apollo Hospital, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, Bhubaneswar, India, Registrar

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