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TitleIntestinal tuberculosis mimicking fistulizing Crohn's disease
 
AuthorsWong, WM1 2
Lai, KC1
Yiu, WC1
Wong, BCY1
Chan, FL1
Lai, CL1
 
Issue Date2007
 
PublisherWiley-Blackwell Publishing Asia. The Journal's web site is located at http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journals/JGH
 
CitationJournal Of Gastroenterology And Hepatology, 2007, v. 22 n. 1, p. 137-139 [How to Cite?]
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1746.2006.03311.x
 
AbstractA patient is reported with intestinal tuberculosis that mimicked fistulizing Crohn's disease endoscopically. He had complete resolution of symptoms after a full course of antituberculosis therapy. Gastroenterologists and general physicians should aware of the possibility of intestinal tuberculosis in areas with a high prevalence of tuberculosis infection. © 2007 Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Foundation and Blackwell Publishing Asia Pty Ltd.
 
ISSN0815-9319
2012 Impact Factor: 3.325
2012 SCImago Journal Rankings: 0.985
 
DOIhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1746.2006.03311.x
 
ISI Accession Number IDWOS:000242863300027
 
ReferencesReferences in Scopus
 
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dc.contributor.authorLai, KC
 
dc.contributor.authorYiu, WC
 
dc.contributor.authorWong, BCY
 
dc.contributor.authorChan, FL
 
dc.contributor.authorLai, CL
 
dc.date.accessioned2010-09-06T07:44:05Z
 
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dc.description.abstractA patient is reported with intestinal tuberculosis that mimicked fistulizing Crohn's disease endoscopically. He had complete resolution of symptoms after a full course of antituberculosis therapy. Gastroenterologists and general physicians should aware of the possibility of intestinal tuberculosis in areas with a high prevalence of tuberculosis infection. © 2007 Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Foundation and Blackwell Publishing Asia Pty Ltd.
 
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dc.subject.meshAntitubercular Agents - therapeutic use
 
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dc.titleIntestinal tuberculosis mimicking fistulizing Crohn's disease
 
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Author Affiliations
  1. The University of Hong Kong
  2. St. Paul's Hospital Hong Kong