Infectious Disease: Lymphoreticular: Lymph Node: Tuberculosis

01 May 2011
Presented by Sebastian Lucas


Carinal lymph node (tuberculosis)


An autopsy specimen from a woman who died of pernicious anaemia in 1924. No evidence of active pulmonary tuberculosis was found. The specimen consists of the opened bronchi with a carinal lymph node showing old tuberculous caseation and calcification.


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