Problem

Tuberculosis of intestines

Other Names:
Tuberculosis of the peritoneum
Tuberculosis of the mesenteric glands
Nature:
The organs affected by intestinal forms of tuberculosis are generally the abdomen, anus, appendix, rectum, and ileocecal, mesenteric and retroperitoneal (lymph node) structures.
Broader Problems:
Tuberculosis
Narrower Problems:
Tuberculous lymphadenitis
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
23.04.1999 – 00:00 CEST