This site is targeted at medical and radiology professionals, contains user contributed content, and material that may be confusing to a lay audience. Use of this site implies acceptance of our Terms of Use.

Abdominal tuberculosis - presumed diagnosis

Case contributed by: Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation:

C/o Weight loss, low grade fever. Lab - ESR - 100. Mantoux test induration - 20 mm - Positive.

Patient Data:

Age: 13
Gender: Male
Race: Indian/Pakistani
Modality: Ultrasound

Ascites, peritoneal thickening and omental nodes.

Case Discussion:

Ascites, peritoneal thickening and omental nodes favour possibility of abdominal tuberculosis in view of history and laboratory findings.

Presumed tuberculosis. No follow up.

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

 Details successfully updated.

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.