• Vol. 37 No. 11, 982–983
  • 15 November 2008

A Tuberculous Midpalmar Abscess of the Hand Due to Reactivation of Previous Pulmonary Tuberculosis


A 45-year-old renal transplant recipient presented with a 2-week history of progressive painful mid-palmar swelling in his right hand and intermittent low-grade pyrexia. There was no history of trauma.

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