Global Health: Mycobacterium TB – sometimes, a hidden culprit

We learn as medical students to include TB in the differential diagnosis of virtually all conditions. In the current state of global health where reducing the global incidence of TB by 50% by 2015 is a millennium development goal, this report in our images in section illustrates, in spectacular fashion, this great mimicker of disease.

Seema Biswas

Mycobacterium TB: sometimes, a hidden culprit