Clinic radiological evaluation of non-obstructive renal tuberculosis

Singh, E.G.; Gambhir, I.S.; Mathur, J.; Usha, Ms. and Jhony, K.V. (1989) Clinic radiological evaluation of non-obstructive renal tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 36 (2). pp. 15-17.

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Abstract

Twenty cases of A.F.B. culture positive renal tuberculosis without any obstructive feature as demonstrated by 1.V.JP’ were studied. Gross hematuria, dysuria were common presenting symptoms. Proteinuria was present in 14 cases and in 7 cases it was in the nephrotic range. Urine culture was sterile for secondary micro-organism in 6 cases. Hypertension was u presenting feature in 3 cases. Chronic renal failure and acute renal failure were only observed in one case. Pyelographic findings suggestive of renal tuberculosis were present in half’ of the cases. Associated extra genital tuberculosis was seen in one fourth of cases.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Non-obstructive Renal Tuberculosis, Clinical Evaluation, Radiological Evaluation, Pyelographic Findings, Extra Genital Tuberculosis, Urine Culture, Hematuria, Dysuria, Symptoms, Diagnosis
Subjects:Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Signs and Symptoms > Urological Manifestations
Urologic and Male Genital Diseases > Urologic Diseases > Proteinuria
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Signs and Symptoms
Cardiovascular Diseases > Vascular Diseases > Hypertension
Female Genital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications > Genital Diseases, Female > Tuberculosis, Urogenital
Urologic and Male Genital Diseases > Tuberculosis, Urogenital > Tuberculosis, Renal
Urologic and Male Genital Diseases > Urologic Diseases > Hematuria
Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures > Diagnostic Imaging > Radiography
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Diagnosis > Laboratory Techniques and Procedures
ID Code:3249
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:04 June 2009

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