Cold Abscess of the Thigh in an Infant

Authors

  • D Mishra Department of Pediatrics, Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi
  • A Mohta Department of Pediatric Surgery Maulana Azad Medical College Delhi
  • P Arora Department of Pediatrics, Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/kumj.v11i1.11035

Keywords:

Abscess, child, tuberculosis

Abstract

Local and minor adverse reactions to diphtheria–pertussis–tetanus (DPT) vaccination are usually mild and appear within 48 hours of vaccination. We herein report a rare association with intramuscular DPT injection and discuss pertinent issues. Primary tuberculous abscess was the final diagnosis.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/kumj.v11i1.11035

Kathmandu University Medical Journal Vol.11(1) 2013: 86-87

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Published

2014-09-09

How to Cite

Mishra, D., Mohta, A., & Arora, P. (2014). Cold Abscess of the Thigh in an Infant. Kathmandu University Medical Journal, 11(1), 86–87. https://doi.org/10.3126/kumj.v11i1.11035

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Case Reports