Tuberculous perforations of the small intestine
Kapoor, V.K.; Kriplani, A.K.; Chattopadhyay, T.K. and Sharma, L.K.
Tuberculous perforations of the small intestine.
Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 33 (4).
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Perforation is an uncommon complication of Abdominal Tuberculosis and is associated with high mortality. Six cases of tuberculous perforation of the small intestine with closure of the perforation, resection anastomosis of strictures, peritoneal toilet and drainage with no mortality are
reported. Difficulties in diagnosis and guidelines for diagnosis and management are discussed.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Tuberculosis, Small Intestine, Diagnosis, Perforations, Anastomosis, Strictures, Drainage, Mortality, Peritoneal Toilet, Resection, Surgery|
|Subjects:||Surgical Procedures, Operative > Anastomosis, Surgical|
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Suture Techniques
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Second-Look Surgery
Digestive System > Gastrointestinal Tract
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Digestive System Diseases > Gastrointestinal Diseases > Intestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases > Gastrointestinal Diseases > Tuberculosis, Gastrointestinal
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
|Deposited By:||Mrs Naina Pandita|
|Deposited On:||10 September 2008|
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