A Case Report: Isolated Liver Tuberculosis

Zulfiqur Rhaman Khan, Md Mohsen Chowdhury, Mohammad Saif Uddin, Md Abu Taher


Isolated liver tuberculosis is still considered a rare condition and atypical clinical presentation challenges the clinical acumen of the treating physician. There is difficulty in reaching the correct preoperative diagnosis of a nodular hepatic tuberculosis that presents as a space-occupying lesion. It is usually unsuspected and confused with primary or metastatic carcinoma of the liver. In this report, we describe a rare case of isolated liver tuberculosis without pulmonary spread.

Keywords: S0L in Liver; Liver tuberculosis

DOI: 10.3329/bsmmuj.v2i2.4765

BSMMU J 2009; 2(2): 88-89


S0L in Liver; Liver tuberculosis

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3329/bsmmuj.v2i2.4765

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