Corpus ID: 79222017

Tuberculosis pleural en un hospital del Noreste Argentino

  title={Tuberculosis pleural en un hospital del Noreste Argentino},
  author={F. Ferreyra and G. Rovai and F. R. Achinelli},
  • F. Ferreyra, G. Rovai, F. R. Achinelli
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Pleural tuberculosis in a hospital in Northeast Argentina. Pleural tuberculosis ranks first in extrapulmonary sites. The aim of this study was to estimate the proportion pleural TB among TB cases, and characterize the presentation, diagnostic methods and outcomes of patients hospitalized in the Ángela I. de Llano hospital, Corrientes, Argentina, between January 1, 2011 and June 30, 2014. We performed a descriptive and observational study. Ten patients were diagnosed with TB pleural effusion… CONTINUE READING
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