Abdominal tuberculosis - A case report

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Arslan A. S., Ciftci E., Ceylan N., Metin K., Demirci A.

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, vol.39, no.6, pp.693-694, 1998 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/02841859809175499
  • Journal Name: ACTA RADIOLOGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.693-694
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes


Tuberculous involvement of the abdominal parenchymatous organs is usually a diffuse process. The macronodular form of hepatosplenic tuberculosis and focal involvement of the pancreas are extremely rare. This report describes CT findings of abdominal parenchymatous organ involvement in a patient with pulmonary and vertebral tuberculosis.