Clin Case Rep Int | Volume 6, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Tuberculosis Resembling Lymphoma: Case Report and 18F-FDG PET/CT Findings

Luo Y1,2,3,4#, Han Y2,3,4#, Yijing X1,3,4, Wang F3,5, Zhou J1,3,4*

1Department of Radiology, Lanzhou University Second Hospital, China
2Department of Nuclear Medicine, Lanzhou University Second Hospital, China
3Second Clinical School, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China
4Key Laboratory of Medical Imaging of Gansu Province, China
5Department of Pathology, Lanzhou University Second Hospital, China
#These authors contributed equally to this work

*Correspondance to: Zhou Junlin 

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Abstract

The imaging findings of TB are varied. We report the PET/CT findings of a systemic lymphoma-like TB, which were initially misdiagnosed as lymphoma with lung infiltration. TB was confirmed by cervical lymph node biopsy. Through a study of this case to further improve our understanding of systemic TB.

Keywords:

Tuberculosis; Positron emission tomography; Computed tomography

Citation:

Luo Y, Han Y, Yijing X, Wang F, Zhou J. Tuberculosis Resembling Lymphoma: Case Report and 18F-FDG PET/CT Findings. Clin Case Rep Int. 2022; 6: 1409.

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