Tuberculosis, Splenic

Known as: Tuberculosis of spleen, Splenic Tuberculosis, Tuberculosis, Splenic [Disease/Finding] 
Infection of the spleen with species of MYCOBACTERIUM.
National Institutes of Health

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1951-2016
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2017
2017
Splenic tuberculosis (splenic TB) is extremely rare. It is likely to be misdiagnosed as carcinoma of spleen, splenic abscess… (More)
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2015
2015
Incidence of tuberculosis (TB) of spleen is a rare entity and isolated splenic tuberculosis is an unusual phenomenon, especially… (More)
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2014
2014
Inflammatory pseudotumor (IPT) of the spleen is an uncommon entity with an uncertain aetiology. Inflammatory pseudotumors present… (More)
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2013
2013
Tuberculosis can involve any part of the gastrointestinal tract from mouth to anus, the peritoneum and the pancreatobiliary… (More)
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2012
2012
Our patient was a 48-year-old female, who presented with history of persistent low-grade fever and weight loss. The CT scan of… (More)
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2011
2011
Tuberculosis remains one of the most prevalent and fatal infectious diseases in spite of considerable improvements in medical… (More)
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2010
2010
We present a rare case of a 36 year old man who presented with recurrent fever but no other symptoms. Laboratory data provided no… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Tuberculosis of spleen is very rare, usually seen in disseminated or miliary form of the disease and in patients… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND/AIMS Splenic involvement of tuberculosis, which is rare, warrants better definition in the current era of resurgence… (More)
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2008
2008
Splenic lesions due to tuberculosis are extremely rare in immunocompetent indi-viduals and delays in diagnosis are frequent. Here… (More)
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