Poncet’s disease: An unusual presentation of tuberculosis in a diabetic lady
Partha Pratim Chakraborty, Sayantan Ray, Chitra Selvan, Rana Bhattacharjee, Department of Endocrinology, IPGMER and SSKM Hospital, Kolkata 700020, West Bengal, India
Sanjay Kumar Mandal, Department of General Medicine, Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata 700073, West Bengal, India
Author contributions: Chakraborty PP and Ray S contributed to conception and design; Ray S and Selvan C contributed to drafting of the article; Selvan C contributed to literature search; Chakraborty PP contributed to analysis and interpretation of data; Bhattacharjee R and Mandal SK contributed to critical revision of the article for important intellectual content; Chakraborty PP, Ray S, Selvan C, Bhattacharjee R and Mandal SK final approval of the article.
Ethics approval: The Institutional Ethical Committee of IPGME and R, Kolkata agreed to give its formal approval to carry out this case study in this institution.
Informed consent: Patient gave informed consent for the information about her to appear in the journal publications.
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Correspondence to: Dr. Sayantan Ray, Department of Endocrinology, IPGMER and SSKM Hospital, 244, AJC Bose Road, Kolkata 700020, West Bengal, India. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: September 27, 2014
Peer-review started: September 28, 2014
First decision: December 17, 2014
Revised: January 20, 2015
Accepted: February 4, 2015
Article in press: February 9, 2015
Published online: April 16, 2015