Ingle S.B.,MIMSR Medical College |
Ingle S.B.,Dr Vmg Medical College |
Murdeshwar H.G.,MIMSR Medical College |
Murdeshwar H.G.,Dr Vmg Medical College |
And 6 more authors.
Biomedicine (India) | Year: 2012
Tuberculosis of skeletal muscle is extremely rare (0.017%) 7. We report a case with an extremely unusual and atypical presentation of the disease wherein diagnosis of isolated tuberculosis of sternocleidomastoid muscle was done incidentally on histopathological examination and confirmed on Ziehl-Neelson (ZN) staining in a case with high index of clinical suspicion of soft tissue neoplasm.