Tuberculosis of the shoulder joint

Kapukaya A., Subasi M., Bukte Y., Gur A., Tuzuner T. , Kilnc N.

JOINT BONE SPINE, vol.73, no.2, pp.177-181, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jbspin.2005.03.015
  • Title of Journal : JOINT BONE SPINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-181


Objectives. - Skeletal tuberculosis is less common than the pulmonary form. The involvement of the shoulder joint is infrequent. We report our experience treating tuberculosis of the shoulder in 11 patients.