Perianal Tuberculosis: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature

@inproceedings{Hassani2012PerianalTA,
  title={Perianal Tuberculosis: A Case Report and a Review of the Literature},
  author={Karim Ibn majdoub Hassani and Said Ait laalim and Imane Toughrai and Khalid Mazaz},
  booktitle={Case reports in infectious diseases},
  year={2012}
}
Extra pulmonary tuberculosis accounts for less than 15% of all cases of tuberculosis whereas the Intestinal one constitutes less than 1% of the extrapulmonary forms of the disease. The lesions of abdominal organs are more common while they rarely occur in the anoperineal area for the spread of the disease to the anus is extremely rare. We report a case of a 37-year-old male patient with large bilateral infected perianal tubercular ulcerations as well as pulmonary and peritoneal tuberculosis… CONTINUE READING
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