Despite recent technological advancement, plain x-rays are here to stay. We still do not know everything there is on a plain x-ray. Enjoy this moment - Dr Rahman Consultant Radiologist
Saturday, November 1, 2008
What is pulmonary granuloma?
Granulomas are known to harbour tubercle bacilli. These bacilli are dormant and may become re-activated anytime the patient’s immunity drops.In fact, granulomas contain macrophages, T & B lymphocytes and fibroblasts. By forming an aggregate, they prevent dissemination of mycobacterium.