Reversible superior vena cava obstruction due to intrathoracic tuberculosis

Gupta, R.C. and Malik, S.K. (1984) Reversible superior vena cava obstruction due to intrathoracic tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 31 (1). 14.

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Abstract

Two cases of superior vena cava obstruction due to tuberculosis are reported. In one case, this syndrome was reversible following specific therapy.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Superior Vena Cava Obstruction, Tuberculosis, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Antitubercular Drugs
Subjects:Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Chemical Actions and Uses > Pharmacologic Actions > Therapeutic Uses > Anti-Infective Agents > Anti-Bacterial Agents
Cardiovascular System > Blood Vessels
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Cardiovascular Diseases > Vascular Diseases > Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
ID Code:2731
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:12 March 2008

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