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217 Possible Causes for Tuberculosis, Tuberculous Pericarditis

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    […] as joint Editors-in-Chief of the International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IJTLD).[] […] unknown, but its association has been reported sparsely with renal disorders, uremic patients on dialysis, diabetes mellitus, liver disease and paraneoplastic syndromes, tuberculosis[] Infections (such as urinary tract infections, tuberculosis and skin infections) Deterioration of vision (owing to diabetic retinopathy) Paresthesia, pain and atrophy of the[]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    Pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tuberculosis).[] Pericardium : In tuberculous pericarditis, the pericardium thickens and sometimes leaks fluid into the space between the pericardium and the heart.[] Tuberculous pericarditis. Medicine 1937;16:45–94. [CrossRef] Rooney J. J., Crocco J. A., Lyons H. H. Tuberculous pericarditis. Ann. Intern. Med. 1970;72:73–78.[]

  • Tuberculosis

    Adjunctive corticosteroids may be beneficial in patients with tuberculous meningitis, tuberculous pericarditis, or miliary tuberculosis with refractory hypoxemia.[] Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) bacteria.[] Tuberculous pericarditis. JAMA. 1991; 266 :199–203. doi: 10.1001/jama.266.1.99. [ CrossRef ] [ Google Scholar ] Kapoor OP, Marcarenhas E, Rananaware MM, Gadgil RK.[]

  • Pericardial Effusion

    Abstract Diagnosis of tuberculous pericarditis remains a challenge.[] Abstract Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease and, apart from protecting patients, attention must be given to protecting the persons who come in contact with them, especially[] The commonest cause of a large fibrinous pericardial effusion in sub-Saharan Africa is tuberculosis.[]

  • Pulmonary Cavitary Tuberculosis

    tuberculosis in both the normal and immunocomprom ised host.[] The addition of corticosteroids is recommended for patients with tuberculous pericarditis and tuberculous meningitis.[] CAVITARY TUBERCULOSIS: Extensive necrosis with cavitation, usually occurring in the upper lung or apex, is a characteristic feature of "secondary" or "adult type" tuberculosis[]

  • Constrictive Pericarditis

    CP etiology was idiopathic in 16 patients, post-cardiac surgery (CS) in 21, tuberculosis-related in 4, non-tuberculosis infection-related in 2, infarction-related in 1, and[] After a pericardiectomy done to restore cardiac compensation and to identify etiological factors, a tuberculous pericarditis (TBP) was diagnosed.[] Aetiology of constrictive pericarditis was tuberculosis in 22 (46.8 %) patients, idiopathic in 15 (31.9 %), malignancy in 3 (6.4 %), prior cardiac surgery in 2 (4.3 %), non-tuberculosis[]

  • Pericarditis

    KEYWORDS: Crypt; Frosted heart; Tuberculosis[] However, it takes a period of time from tuberculous pericarditis to constrictive pericarditis.[] All patients had low CD4 cell count (range: 17-239 cells/mm3) and 50% of patients were treated for tuberculous pericarditis prior to making the correct diagnosis of Nocardia[]

  • Disseminated Tuberculosis

    , Tuberculous cellulitis , Tuberculous gumma ) · Lichen scrofulosorum · Tuberculid ( Papulonecrotic tuberculid ) · Primary inoculation tuberculosis · Miliary · Tuberculous[] Mycobacterium tuberculosis is sometimes not found in the cultured sputum of disseminated tuberculosis patients.[] The addition of corticosteroids is recommended for patients with tuberculous pericarditis and tuberculous meningitis.[]

  • Pericardial Calcification

    Coronal re-formatted CT of chest shows markedly thick pericardial calcification around the heart from patient with history of tuberculous pericarditis Acknowledgement to Eduardo[] Though unusual in the pediatric age group, constrictive pericarditis (CP) may occur in children, most often as a complication of tuberculosis.[] Key words Pericardial calcification pediatric Pericardial constriction, pediatric Pericardial tuberculosis, pediatric This is a preview of subscription content, log in to[]

  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis

    tuberculosis.[] Two of these cases were initially treated as tuberculous pericarditis.[] Developing countries continue to face a significant burden of CCP secondary to tuberculous pericarditis. Surgical pericardiectomy offers potential cure.[]

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