Tuberculosis of the Breast : A Case Report


  • Chatchai Thepchinda


A case report of a 52 years old women presented a mass in middle and outer  quadrant of the left breast of seven days duration. On physical examination, mass was tender irregular surface. The mass also appeared to be fixed to breast. Axillary nodes were not palpated. Sonography of the breast showed mixed echogenic cystic mass. Excisional biopsy of the lesion showed granulomatous inflammation. Langhans giant cellls are present in these granulomatous. The special staining is positive for AFB.