Choledocho-enteric fistula due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

Intra-abdominal tuberculosis is common in developing countries.1 There is an alarming increase in the number of patients with tuberculosis in the United States and western countries, mostly in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)2 and in new immigrants from endemic areas. Compared with non-immunosuppressed patients, AIDS patients tend to… CONTINUE READING