A 44-year experience with tuberculous enterocolitis

  title={A 44-year experience with tuberculous enterocolitis},
  author={William P. Homan and William R. Grafe and Peter Dineen},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
Thirty-one eases of intestinal tuberculosis, diagnosed from 1932 through 1975 at The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, were reviewed with particular reference to the impact of antituberculous chemotherapy on the outcome of the disease and to the role of surgery in diagnosis and treatment. The chest X-ray was 90% effective in demonstrating evidence… CONTINUE READING