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28 Possible Causes for Miliary Tuberculosis of the Liver, Patient Appears Chronically Ill

  • 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[journals.co.za] Product Description 7.80 ex VAT 9.36 Inc VAT Miliary tuberculosis of liver prepared microscope slide.[inds.co.uk] 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[basicmedicalkey.com]

  • Disseminated Tuberculosis

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

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

    Several isolates of a human type-C retrovirus belonging to one group, known as human T-cell leukemia virus (HTLV), have previously been obtained from patients with adult T-cell leukemia or lymphoma. The T-cell tropism of HTLV and its prevalence in the Caribbean basin prompted a search for it in patients with the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Spinal Tuberculosis

    Before the development of effective antibiotics, many patients became chronically ill with increasingly severe lung symptoms.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] They lost a great deal of weight and developed a wasted appearance. This outcome is uncommon today—at least where modern treatment methods are available.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    Miliary tuberculosis appears due to hematogenous dissemination of Koch bacilli, local (lung) (Figure 2) or distant (most common kidneys, liver, spleen, meninges).[pathologyatlas.ro] 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[termedia.pl]

  • Liver Abscess

    […] is usually noted in association with pulmonary disease or miliary tuberculosis.[hepatitis.imedpub.com] Keywords Isolated tubercular liver abscess; Subcapsular liver abscess; Extrapulmonary tuberculosis; Differential diagnosis Introduction Hepatic involvement in tuberculosis[hepatitis.imedpub.com] Most of the cases that have been described usually occur in association with miliary tuberculosis, mainly through hematogenous dissemination [ 6 ].[hepatitis.imedpub.com]

  • Splenic Abscess

    Autopsy revealed a basilar tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis in the peritracheal lymphatic glands, the liver, the spleen, and in isolated areas of the lungs.[thejns.org] Universitaria, Madrid, Spain Restricted access Rhoton Anatomy Links Abstract An abscess was removed from the left occipital region in a 73-year-old woman with no previous history of tuberculosis[thejns.org]

  • Tuberculosis of the Skeletal System

    ., liver, spleen, adrenal glands) usually are affected as a consequence of miliary tuberculosis.[aafp.org] Before the development of effective antibiotics, many patients became chronically ill with increasingly severe lung symptoms.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Abdominal Tuberculosis Abdominal tuberculosis may involve the gastrointestinal tract, peritoneum, mesenteric lymph nodes, or genito-urinary tract.[aafp.org]

  • Male Genital Tuberculosis

    ., liver, spleen, adrenal glands) usually are affected as a consequence of miliary tuberculosis.[aafp.org] Before the development of effective antibiotics, many patients became chronically ill with increasingly severe lung symptoms.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Abdominal Tuberculosis Abdominal tuberculosis may involve the gastrointestinal tract, peritoneum, mesenteric lymph nodes, or genito-urinary tract.[aafp.org]

  • Lymph Node Tuberculosis

    ., liver, spleen, adrenal glands) usually are affected as a consequence of miliary tuberculosis.[aafp.org] Spread to many parts of the body - this is called miliary TB, and can affect many organs, including lungs, bones, liver, eyes and skin.[patient.info] Abdominal Tuberculosis Abdominal tuberculosis may involve the gastrointestinal tract, peritoneum, mesenteric lymph nodes, or genito-urinary tract.[aafp.org]

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