Date of Publication: 30-Nov--0001
Isolated Pancreatic Tuberculosis
Author: Badreddine Alami, Meryem Boubbou, Youssef Alaoui Mrani, Mustapha Maaroufi
Category: JMSR Pathogens
Isolated Pancreatic tuberculosis is a rare disease even in endemic areas, but must be considered in the differential diagnosis of a pancreatic mass. Its clinical and radiologic features are not specific. CT-guided percutaneous biopsy helps in diagnosis and avoids unnecessary surgeries in this totally curable condition.
Keywords: Pancreatic, Tuberculosis