Main Article Content


 We present the case of a 37 year-old female who had disseminated tuberculosis (TB) with bilateral adrenal involvement resulting in primary adrenal failure (Addison’s disease) with refractory hyponatraemia and possible extrapontine ‘myelinolysis’. Laboratory results were remarkable for adrenal insufficiency. A Mantoux reaction was positive with evidence of pulmonary miliary TB. The magnetic resonance imaging scan showed all the characteristic changes of adrenal TB.


TB Adrenal Insufficiency Granuloma Case report Oman.

Article Details

How to Cite
Al-Mamari, A., Balkhair, A., Gujjar, A., Abid, F. B., Al-Farqani, A., Al- Hamadani, A., & Jain, R. (2009). A Case of Disseminated Tuberculosis with Adrenal Insufficiency. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal, 9(3), 324–327. Retrieved from

Most read articles by the same author(s)

<< < 1 2 3 > >> 

Similar Articles

You may also start an advanced similarity search for this article.