A study of amyloidosis in pulmonary tuberculosis

Reddy, C.R.R.M.; Sulochana, G.; Rama Rao, T. and Sita Devi, C. (1970) A study of amyloidosis in pulmonary tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 17 (2). pp. 70-71.

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Abstract

The incidence of amyloidosis in pulmonary tuberculosis in South India is about 19 percent in autopsies and about 23 percent in a pros- pective study of patients. This is in sharp contrast to Western figures where the incidence is much higher both in autopsy and living population.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Amyloidosis, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Incidence, Autopsies, Urinanalysis, Congo Red Test, Gum Biopsy
Subjects:Investigative Techniques > Autopsy
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Vital Statistics > Morbidity > Incidence
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases > Metabolic Diseases > Amyloidosis
ID Code:1181
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:06 January 2006

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