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Congenital pulmonary tuberculosis
  1. Raktima Chakrabarti1,
  2. Manish Mittal1,
  3. Balraj Singh Yadav2,
  4. Sanjay Wazir1
  1. 1 Department of Neonatology, Apollo Cradle Hospital, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
  2. 2 Department of Neonatology, Smt. Santra Devi Health & Educational Trust, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Raktima Chakrabarti, T-4, 1402, Escape, Golf Course Extension Road, Nirvana Country, Sector 50, Gurgaon 122018, Haryana, India, dr_raktima{at}yahoo.com

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A one-month-old male baby born at full term, weighing 2.9 kg, presented with weight loss (2.5 kg at presentation), 15 days of fever and 5 days of cough. His respiratory rate was 74/min with minimal recessions. There was no lymphadenopathy or hepatosplenomegaly and absent Bacillus Calmette–Guérin nodule; cerebrospinal fluid examination was also …

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