Tuberculosis of appendix: a case report

Sastry, S.C.; Seethapathi Rao, V.N.; Mukunda Reddy, D.; Laksham Prasad, G.; Sarada, P.; Suvarana Kumari, G. and Mohan Reddy, C.C. (1981) Tuberculosis of appendix: a case report. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 28 (1). pp. 29-30.

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Two cases of tuberculosis of appendix, one presenting as acute appendicitis and the other as chronic pain in abdomen ultimately ending in subacute intestinal obstruction are presented. Incidence, pathogenesis and various clinical presentations are discussed briefly.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculosis, Appendix, Subacute Intestinal Obstruction, Incidence, Pathogenesis
Subjects:Digestive System Diseases > Gastrointestinal Diseases > Gastroenteritis
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Vital Statistics > Morbidity > Incidence
Digestive System > Gastrointestinal Tract
Digestive System Diseases > Gastrointestinal Diseases > Intestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases > Gastrointestinal Diseases > Tuberculosis, Gastrointestinal
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:2189
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:23 June 2007

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