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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 266-268

Primary tuberculous granuloma in axillary lymph node draining breast cancer: A rare coincidence and review of recent literature


1 Department of Surgery, Muzaffarnagar Medical College, Begrajpur, Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Pathology, Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Mullana, Ambala, Haryana, India
3 Department of Pathology, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Sunder Goyal
Department of Surgery, Muzaffarnagar Medical College, Begrajpur, Muzaffarnagar - 251 001, Uttar Pradesh
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DOI: 10.4103/2278-0513.119252

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Enlarged axillary lymph nodes in case of breast carcinoma patients are not always due to metastases and can be reactive in nature. Very rarely enlarged axillary lymph nodes may be due to reactivated dormant axillary tubercular lymphadenitis. A case of infiltrating ductal carcinoma of breast along with metastasis to axillary lymph node harboring primary tubercular granuloma in the same lymph node is being reported due to rarity.


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