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Disease Tuberculosis, Gastrointestinal

Name Tuberculosis, Gastrointestinal
Synonym Gastrointestinal Tuberculosis
Definition TUBERCULOSIS that involves any region of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT, mostly in the distal ILEUM and the CECUM. In most cases, MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS is the pathogen. Clinical features include ABDOMINAL PAIN; FEVER; and palpable mass in the ileocecal area.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D014385
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Actinomycetales Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mycobacterium Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Tuberculosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Tuberculosis, Gastrointestinal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Tuberculosis, Gastrointestinal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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