Tuberculosis (TB)

Topic Completed: 1 October 2012

Revised: 9 September 2019

Copyright: 2003-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Tuberculosis esophagus[TI]

Elliot Weisenberg, M.D.
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Cite this page: Weisenberg E. Tuberculosis (TB). website. Accessed April 1st, 2020.
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

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