[Pancreatic tuberculosis. Report of two cases].

@article{Mansari2003PancreaticTR,
  title={[Pancreatic tuberculosis. Report of two cases].},
  author={Omar el Mansari and Mohammed Tariq Tajdine and Ilias Mikou and Mohammed I Janati},
  journal={Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique},
  year={2003},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={
          548-50
        }
}
We report two cases of pancreatic tuberculosis. The first patient had abdominal pain, jaundice and weight loss. Ultrasonography and CT scan suggested a pancreatic tumor. The second patient presented with abdominal pain without jaundice while CT scan showed a pancreatic mass. Diagnosis of pancreatic tuberculosis was made at laparotomy in the two cases. The two patients underwent hepatico-jejunostomy. The first one received antituberculous chemotherapy and completely recovered while the second… CONTINUE READING