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Case Reports in Infectious Diseases
Volume 2016, Article ID 8216040, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8216040
Case Report

A Rare Manifestation of Tuberculosis Presenting in the United States

Department of Medicine, Creighton University, 601 N 30th Street, Omaha, NE 68131, USA

Received 11 July 2016; Accepted 27 November 2016

Academic Editor: Paola Di Carlo

Copyright © 2016 Osman Bhatty et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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