Reconstructive surgery for the management of genitourinary tuberculosis: a single center experience.

  title={Reconstructive surgery for the management of genitourinary tuberculosis: a single center experience.},
  author={Narmada Prasad Gupta and Rajeev Kumar and Om Prakash Mundada and Monish Aron and Ashok K Hemal and Prem Nath Dogra and Amlesh Seth},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={175 6},
  pages={2150-4; discussion 2154}
PURPOSE We evaluated the role of surgery for genitourinary tuberculosis with special emphasis on reconstructive procedures. MATERIALS AND METHODS Case records of 241 patients with genitourinary tuberculosis who underwent surgery at our center during a period of 17 years were reviewed. Clinical features, organ involvement, investigations, treatment and outcome of therapy were studied. RESULTS There were 129 males and 112 females with a mean age of 34.6 years. The most common presentation was… CONTINUE READING


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