[Abdominal tuberculosis and open lung tuberculosis caused by mycobacterium bovis].


Abdominal tuberculosis is a rare disease in Western countries and remains difficult to diagnose. The most frequent symptoms are abdominal pain, weight loss, fever, vomiting, constipation and/or diarrhea. Clinical findings include abdominal tenderness, a palpable mass (often in the right fossa due to ileocecal infection), paleness, cachexia and ascites… (More)