Abdominal tuberculosis—A cause of portal vein thrombosis and portal hypertension

Abstract

Abdominal tuberculosis is a rare cause of portal hyper tension and obstruct ive jaundice. We present two cases of tuberculosis with associated portal hypertension: one with segmental splenic vein occlusion caused by tuberculous lymph nodes and another with focal tuberculosis of the pancreas , causing obstruct ive jaundice and associated thrombosis o f the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01300098

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