ANNALS OF TROPICAL PAEDIATRICS, vol.23, no.1, pp.51-54, 2003 (SCI-Expanded)
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ANNALS OF TROPICAL PAEDIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated:
We describe an infant who presented with a cervical mass and ear discharge that did not respond to broad-spectrum antibiotics. Tuberculous infection was diagnosed after the onset of respiratory distress. Persistent otorrhoea that does not respond to conventional antibiotics or facial paralysis in a child with a discharging ear should alert the physician to a diagnosis of tuberculosis.