CT features of genitourinary tuberculosis

Li J. Wang, Yon Cheong Wong, Chi J. Chen, Kun E. Lim

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Abstract

The genitourinary system is the most common site of extrapulmonary tuberculous infection. The diagnosis is difficult and often delayed. In this essay, we illustrate the CT features of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate gland, and seminal vesicles caused by tuberculosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)254-258
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Volume21
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes

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Urogenital System
Seminal Vesicles
Ureter
Prostate
Urinary Bladder
Tuberculosis
Kidney
Infection

Keywords

  • Computed tomography
  • Genitourinary tract, infection
  • Tuberculosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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CT features of genitourinary tuberculosis. / Wang, Li J.; Wong, Yon Cheong; Chen, Chi J.; Lim, Kun E.

In: Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, Vol. 21, No. 2, 1997, p. 254-258.

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Wang, Li J. ; Wong, Yon Cheong ; Chen, Chi J. ; Lim, Kun E. / CT features of genitourinary tuberculosis. In: Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 1997 ; Vol. 21, No. 2. pp. 254-258.
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