A rare complication of miliary tuberculosis: Intestinal perforation


Mert A., Bilir M., Ozaras R., TABAK Ö. F. , Goksel S., Senturk H.

ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA, cilt.101, sa.1, ss.42-45, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 101 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2001
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA CHIRURGICA BELGICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.42-45

Özet

Small bowel perforation is a rare complication of miliary tuberculosis. We report the case of a 21-year old patient who developed a small bowel perforation 70 days after the initiation of adequate tuberculosis treatment. We also present a review of the literature.