Tuberculosis in the Peritoneum: Not Too Rare After All

Peritoneal tuberculosis is rare with increased incidence rates in recent years. The absence of characteristic clinical features of the disease often makes its diagnosis difficult and elusive. We present the case of 61-year-old female with peritoneal tuberculosis. The patient suffered from abdominal...

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Main Authors: Michael Karanikas, Konstantinos Porpodis, Paul Zarogoulidis, Alexandros Mitrakas, Panagiotis Touzopoulos, Nikolaos Lyratzopoulos, George Kouklakis, Nikolaos Courcoutsakis, Alexandros Polychronidis
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Karger Publishers 2012-06-01
Series:Case Reports in Gastroenterology
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Online Access:http://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/339764