Extrapulmonary tuberculosis: Clinical and epidemiologic spectrum of 636 cases


Ilgazli A., Boyaci H. , Basyigit İ. , Ytldiz F.

ARCHIVES OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, vol.35, no.5, pp.435-441, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.arcmed.2004.05.008
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF MEDICAL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.435-441

Abstract

Background. The aim of this study was to evaluate the percentage and characteristics of extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EPTB) cases in a Turkish industrial city, Kocaeli (population: 1,203,335) and to illustrate its extent as a serious health problem for this city and country.