Tuberculosis of the pubic symphysis: four unusual cases and literature review.

TitleTuberculosis of the pubic symphysis: four unusual cases and literature review.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLal H, Jain VK, Kannan S
JournalClinical orthopaedics and related research
Volume471
Issue10
Pagination3372-80
Date Published2013 Oct
Abstract

The incidence of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (TB) has increased in the chemotherapeutic era owing to the increasing presence of immunodeficiency disorders. Pubic symphysis TB, although uncommon, is again important as these infections once were in the prechemotherapeutic era.

DOI10.7497/j.issn.2095-3941.2013.02.008
Alternate JournalClin. Orthop. Relat. Res.