African Health Sciences
Makerere University Medical School
Vol. 7, No. 1, 2007, pp. 37-37
Bioline Code: hs07008
Full paper language: English
Document type: Letter to the Editor
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African Health Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 1, 2007, pp. 37-37
© Copyright 2007 - Makerere Medical School, Uganda
Genital Tuberculosis Presenting as Pyrexia of Undetermined Origin.|
Bakari, Adamu G; Onyemelukwe, Geoffrey C; Akolawole, Michael A; Muazu, Salihu B & Randawa, Abdullahi J
A case of Genital tuberculosis in a female patient is presented.The key presenting features in this lady were chronic weight loss, colicky lower abdominal pains, fever, and amenorrhea.
The fact that tuberculosis is still very much around and could present in unpredictable ways is emphasised.