Peritonitis, Tuberculous

Known as: peritoneum tuberculosis, tb peritonitis, tuberculosis peritoneal 
A form of PERITONITIS seen in patients with TUBERCULOSIS, characterized by lesion either as a miliary form or as a pelvic mass on the peritoneal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE:Acute diverticulitis is a disease with a wide clinical spectrum, ranging from a phlegmon (stage Ia), to localized… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The nervous system, through the vagus nerve, can down-regulate inflammation in vivo by decreasing the release of tumor… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We identified 60 cases of tuberculous peritonitis during the past 12 years at our health care center. Most of the patients had… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Leukocyte recruitment in inflammation is critical for host defense, but excessive accumulation of inflammatory cells can lead to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We investigated the involvement of monocyte chemoattractant protein (MCP)-1 in a murine model of septic peritonitis induced by… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE A prospective randomized study was undertaken to compare early with delayed laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES Procalcitonin (ProCT), the precursor to the calcitonin hormone, is abnormally increased in experimental and clinical… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND C-reactive protein (CRP) is a product synthesized in hepatocytes and has been reported to be upregulated by such… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) is a recessive disorder characterized by a defective phagocyte respiratory burst oxidase… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Diverticular disease of the colon now is recognized to be functional disease resulting from altered neuromuscular activity in the… (More)
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