Incidence, etiopathogenesis and pathological aspects of genitourinary tuberculosis in India: A journey revisited

@inproceedings{Das2008IncidenceEA,
  title={Incidence, etiopathogenesis and pathological aspects of genitourinary tuberculosis in India: A journey revisited},
  author={Prasenjit Das and Arvind Ahuja and Siddhartha Datta Gupta},
  booktitle={Indian journal of urology : IJU : journal of the Urological Society of India},
  year={2008}
}
BACKGROUND Tuberculosis is one of the major health problems in India. Genitourinary tuberculosis comprises 20% of all extrapulmonary tuberculosis, and is the most common extrapulmonary system to be affected by this disease. The recent surge in the incidence of HIV-infected patients in India has further ignited the fury. Though the members of the Mycobacterium species are well identified, the incidence could not be controlled due to its complex etiopathogenesis and genetic background… CONTINUE READING

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