Oral cavity
Infectious
Tuberculosis


Topic Completed: 1 July 2012

Revised: 31 January 2019

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PubMed Search: Tuberculosis[TI] oral cavity[TIAB]
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Definition / general
  • Rare; painful ulcer of tongue or buccal mucosal lesion
  • Associated with advanced pulmonary disease
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Caseating granulomas
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