A 53 year old male presented with respiratory symptoms, low grade intermittent fever, anorexia, diarrhoea and weight loss of 5 months duration. Chest X-ray showed bilateral upper and mid zone non-homogenous opacity and right lower zone homogenous opacity with hilar enlargement, while USG abdomen revealed a peripancreatic mass. The serology of HIV-1 was positive by enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and western blot. The patient was diagnosed with pulmonary and extra pulmonary tuberculosis along with concomitant pulmonary nocardiosis.
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Aa Kumar, Mehta, Ab, Kavathia, Gc, and Madan, Md, “Pulmonary and extra pulmonary tuberculosis along with pulmonary nocardiosis in a patient with human immuno deficiency virus infection”, Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, vol. 5, pp. 109-111, 2011.