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We, therefore, submit that the p.Ile183Val low-frequency variant, with 0.003% frequency, is here associated with mycobacterial disease
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(13) Other extrapulmonary manifestations of mycobacterial disease
, such as mesenteric lymph node and adrenal calcifications as well as spinal abnormalities, may be visible on conventional radiographs.