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Year : 2000  |  Volume : 48  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 260--2

Neurocysticercosis like presentation in a case of CNS tuberculosis.

RK Garg, AM Kar, T Kumar 
 Department of Neurology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 221005, India., India

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R K Garg
Department of Neurology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 221005, India.
India

A clinical picture consisting of seizures, multiple non-tender subcutaneous nodules, and multiple «SQ»nodular or ring«SQ» enhancing lesions in computed tomography of the brain is considered characteristic of neurocysticercosis in an endemic area. 1,2 A case with a similar clinical picture, in whom serological tests and histopathological examination of subcutaneous nodule established tuberculosis as a cause, is presented.


How to cite this article:
Garg R K, Kar A M, Kumar T. Neurocysticercosis like presentation in a case of CNS tuberculosis. Neurol India 2000;48:260-2


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Garg R K, Kar A M, Kumar T. Neurocysticercosis like presentation in a case of CNS tuberculosis. Neurol India [serial online] 2000 [cited 2021 Jan 16 ];48:260-2
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