Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, October 4th, 2005
"Tuberculosis is one of the leading infectious diseases in the world, with more than 2 million new cases annually. It is one of the main causes of death of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive patients, involving multiple organs and particularly the lungs, Nevertheless there are few consistent studies about tuberculosis involving the parotid of HIV patients," scientists in Brazil report.
"The objective of this work was to describe the histological and immunohistochemical characteristics of 10 cases of mycobacteriosis involving the parotid of...
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