Journal of Global Infectious Diseases

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 26--28

Tuberculous otitis media and staphylococcus aureus coinfection in a five-year-old boy with miliary tuberculosis


Gopalakrishnan Manigandan, Chandrasekaran Venkatesh, Dhandapani Gunasekaran, Palanisamy Soundararajan 
 Department of Pediatrics, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pillaiyarkuppam, Puducherry, India

Correspondence Address:
Chandrasekaran Venkatesh
Department of Pediatrics, Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Pillaiyarkuppam, Puducherry
India

A five-year-old boy with acute on chronic ear discharge and fever was diagnosed to have tubercular otitis media (TOM) with Staphylococcus aureus co-infection. His chest X-ray was suggestive of miliary tuberculosis. The clinical presentation of the child with a brief review of the literature pertaining to the case is being discussed in this report.


How to cite this article:
Manigandan G, Venkatesh C, Gunasekaran D, Soundararajan P. Tuberculous otitis media and staphylococcus aureus coinfection in a five-year-old boy with miliary tuberculosis.J Global Infect Dis 2013;5:26-28


How to cite this URL:
Manigandan G, Venkatesh C, Gunasekaran D, Soundararajan P. Tuberculous otitis media and staphylococcus aureus coinfection in a five-year-old boy with miliary tuberculosis. J Global Infect Dis [serial online] 2013 [cited 2022 Jul 2 ];5:26-28
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