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Photo 16 (August 30,2005)
A block consisting of 3 lymph nodes, after BCG administration in the lower half of deltoid muscle. Antituberculous drugs are not effective in such cases. Patient follow-up is important to proceed to surgical removal in case liquefaction starts.


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Photo 17 (August 30,2005)
Extensive keratinization of a cold abscess which ruptured to form an ulcer.
Surgical treatment is warranted.


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Photo 18 (August 30,2005)
Submandibular lymph node involvement by mycobacteria draining from a carious tooth (M.avium).
Treatment: Tooth extraction, clarithromycin, follow up to reassess lymph node.


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Photo 19 (August 30,2005)
M.avium involvement of postauricular lymph nodes.
TST 6 mm.
Surgical removal.


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Photo 20 (August 30,2005)
Cold abscess formation seven weeks after BCG. Two draining sites are noted.


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