[The usefulness of colonoscopic biopsy in the diagnosis of intestinal tuberculosis and pattern of concomitant extra-intestinal tuberculosis].

@article{Lee2004TheUO,
  title={[The usefulness of colonoscopic biopsy in the diagnosis of intestinal tuberculosis and pattern of concomitant extra-intestinal tuberculosis].},
  author={Yun Jung Lee and Suk Kyun Yang and Seung Jae Myung and Jeong-Sik Byeon and Il Gwon Park and Jung-sun Kim and Gin Hyug Lee and Hwoon Yong Jung and W. -K. Hong and Jin Ho Kim and Young Il Min},
  journal={The Korean journal of gastroenterology = Taehan Sohwagi Hakhoe chi},
  year={2004},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={153-9}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS Intestinal tuberculosis can be difficult to diagnose because it may mimic many other intestinal diseases. The aim of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic yield of colonoscopic biopsy and frequency of concomittent extra-intestinal tuberculosis in intestinal tuberculosis. METHODS The medical records of 225 consecutive patients with… CONTINUE READING