TB Case Discussion (2014-11-12)

Posted: 
2014-11-12
TB Case Conference
Description 

37 y/o man from Honduras presented to outside hospital with hemoptysis.  Chest Xray showed bilateral infiltrates.  AFB smear-positive (3+).  GeneXpert Positive (Rif sensitive).  Cultures: MTB (pan-(pan-sensitive to RHZE) - Second line DST not routinely performed unless requested or presence of first line resistance.

Speaker: 
Dr. Maunank Shah
Disclosures: 
No Disclosures
Length of Presentation: 
53 minutes