Patient Health Seeking and Diagnostic Delay in Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis

This study from India looked at patient pathways & diagnostic delays for extra-pulmonary TB:


In Tunisia, the extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EP-TB) accounts for approximately 60% of all TB cases . TB lymphadenitis represents the most EP-TB form found and M. bovis is reponsable for 78% of lymphadenitis TB cases in the country.