|Year : 2000 | Volume
| Issue : 3 | Page : 260--2
Neurocysticercosis like presentation in a case of CNS tuberculosis.
RK Garg, AM Kar, T Kumar
Department of Neurology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 221005, India., India
A clinical picture consisting of seizures, multiple non-tender subcutaneous nodules, and multiple 'nodular or ring' enhancing lesions in computed tomography of the brain is considered characteristic of neurocysticercosis in an endemic area. 1,2 A case with a similar clinical picture, in whom serological tests and histopathological examination of subcutaneous nodule established tuberculosis as a cause, is presented.
R K Garg
Department of Neurology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 221005, India.
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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