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57 Possible Causes for Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver

  • Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver

    , Hepatology, Miliary tuberculosis, Radiology and Ultrasound examination Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) SciELO SA Science Citation Index[] Product Description 7.80 ex VAT 9.36 Inc VAT Miliary tuberculosis of liver prepared microscope slide.[] Miliary Tuberculosis in Liver The liver from an autopsy of a patient with miliary tuberculosis shows a small granuloma with associated lymphocytes and multinucleated giant[]

  • Pneumonia

    […] lobar lobar pneumonia lobe lung malarial marked meningitis miliary miliary tuberculosis milk mucous membrane muscles occasionally occur onset organism pain parasite paroxysms[] […] gradually haemorrhage Hospital important increased infection inflammation inoculation instances intense intestinal involved Johns Hopkins Hospital kidneys larynx lesions liver[]

  • Disseminated Tuberculosis

    In miliary tuberculosis , the liver almost always is involved by acute granulomatous inflammation.[] Miliary TB may infect any number of organs, including the lungs, liver, and spleen.[] Clinical findings suggestive of disseminated tuberculosis were miliary lung lesions, serum ferritin 1000 microg/L, infiltrative liver disease, and adjusted calcium 2.6 mmol[]

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

    Reports F Barre-Sinoussi , JC Chermann , F Rey , MT Nugeyre , S Chamaret , J Gruest , C Dauguet , C Axler-Blin , F Vezinet-Brun , C Rouzioux , W Rozenbaum , L Montagnier See all Hide authors and affiliations Science 20 May 1983: Vol. 220, Issue 4599, pp. 868-871 DOI: 10.1126/science.6189183 Abstract A retrovirus[…][]

  • Cholestatic Jaundice

    Here the tubercle bacillus is said to reach the liver through the portal vein from the gastrointestinal tract rather than the hepatic artery as in case of miliary tuberculosis[]

  • Malaria

    Transfusion-transmitted malaria (TTM) is a rare occurrence with serious consequences for the recipient. A case study is presented as an example of best practices for conducting a TTM investigation. A 15-year-old male with a history of sickle cell disease developed fever after a blood transfusion. He was diagnosed[…][]

  • Splenic Vein Thrombosis

    […] thrombosis revealing a miliary tuberculosis of the liver , Dakar Med , 2004 , vol. 49 (pg. 150 - 2 ) 3 , TB: A Clinical Manual for South-East Asia , 1997 Geneva World Health[] REFERENCES 1 Isolated splenic vein thrombosis with natural shunt caused by jejunal tuberculosis , Trop Gastroenterol , 1990 , vol. 11 (pg. 39 - 43 ) 2 Portal and splenic veins[]

  • Spinal Tuberculosis

    The management of spinal tuberculosis, especially in children, is controversial. In children, vertebral destruction is more severe than adults because of the cartilaginous nature of their bone. Modern chemotherapy has significantly decreased mortality in spinal tuberculosis, but morbidity remains high. Without early[…][]

  • Lingular Pneumonia

    Miliary TB (blood-born foci) Scrofula of neck (lymphatic spread What is the definition of TB?[] Infection by mycobacterium tuberculosis complex What is the aetiology of TB? Inhalation of M. tuberculosis M. africanum M. bovis Who are the risk groups for TB?[] Prognosis Untreated active disease kills 50% Miliary TB almost 100% fatal Treatment very effective if followed Secondary TB Peyers patches Mesentary Spine (Pott's spine) Liver[]

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Fibrosis is the most common cause of portal hypertension, though there are several other causes (such as schistosomiasis, sarcoidosis, and miliary tuberculosis).[] What Causes the Obstruction Liver cirrhosis can cause extensive fibrosis.[] The intensive scarring of fibrosis obstructs the passage of fluids through the liver. Using our analogy above, the fibrosis is the "kink in the hose."[]

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