Gastrointestinal tuberculosis: 17 cases collected in 4 hospitals in the northeastern suburb of Paris.

@article{Collado2005GastrointestinalT1,
  title={Gastrointestinal tuberculosis: 17 cases collected in 4 hospitals in the northeastern suburb of Paris.},
  author={Caroline Collado and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Stirnemann and Nathalie Ganne and J C Trinchet and Philippe Cruaud and Christophe Barrat and Joseph B{\'e}nichou and François Lhote and Denis Malbec and Antoine Martin and Sophie Pr{\'e}v{\^o}t and Olivier Fain},
  journal={Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique},
  year={2005},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={419-24}
}
UNLABELLED Gastrointestinal tuberculosis is a rare form of extrapulmonary tuberculosis and its diagnosis can be difficult. AIMS To analyze the diagnostic and therapeutic characteristics of gastrointestinal tuberculosis. METHODS Retrospective study from 17 cases collected in 4 hospitals in Seine Saint-Denis between 1987 and 2002. RESULTS Seventeen cases and 19 localizations were collected: small intestine (N = 7), ileocecum (N = 6), colon (N = 4) and gastroduodenum (N = 2). Two patients… CONTINUE READING