Esophagus
Esophagitis
Tuberculosis (TB)

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 12 January 2018, last major update October 2012

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PubMed Search: Tuberculosis esophagus[TI]

Cite this page: Weisenberg, E. Tuberculosis (TB). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/esophagustb.html. Accessed February 22nd, 2018.
Definition / general
Case reports
Gross description
  • Fistulas common
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Epithelioid granulomas (usually caseating), Langhans giant cells
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Granulomatous inflammation with necrosis