Tuberculous peritonitis presenting as an acute abdomen: A case report

Diana Huang, Tony Carugno, Davendra Patel

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Abstract

Female genital tuberculosis is relatively rare and difficult to diagnose. Often it is mistaken for ovarian malignancy. We report a case of a young immigrant woman with acute abdominal pain.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)e11-e14
JournalAmerican journal of obstetrics and gynecology
Volume205
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2011
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • acute abdomen
  • genital tuberculosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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