Tuberculosis of spleen presenting as hypersplenism

Godhi, Ashok and Metgud, V.S. (1989) Tuberculosis of spleen presenting as hypersplenism. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 36 (4). pp. 243-244.

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Abstract

A rare case of splenic tuberculosis, in which hypersplenism is manifested in the form of gross anaemia resistant to treatment is presented.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Splenic Tuberculosis, Anemia, Hyperslenism, Cloroquine, Chloramphenicol, Rifampicin, INH, Surgery, Splenectomy, Male, Adolescence
Subjects:Organic Chemicals > Nitro Compounds > Nitrobenzenes
Organic Chemicals > Alcohols > Glycols
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Splenectomy
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds with 4 or More Rings > Rifamycins
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds, 2-Ring > Quinolines
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases > Lymphatic Diseases > Splenic Diseases
Tissues > Lymphoid Tissue
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Persons > Age Groups > Adolescent
ID Code:3355
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:24 September 2009

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