Esophagus
Esophagitis
Tuberculosis (TB)


Topic Completed: 1 October 2012

Revised: 13 February 2019

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PubMed Search: Tuberculosis esophagus[TI]


Elliot Weisenberg, M.D.
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Cite this page: Weisenberg E. Tuberculosis (TB). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/esophagustb.html. Accessed July 17th, 2019.
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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