Untreated Chronic Tuberculous Salpingitis followed by successful IVF Conception and Congenital Tuberculosis.
Item Type:Journal Article
Citation:Gleeson LE, Varghese C, Ryan E, Kane M, McDonald C, Gleeson N, McLaughlin AM, Butler K, Gavin P, Keane J, Untreated Chronic Tuberculous Salpingitis followed by successful IVF Conception and Congenital Tuberculosis., QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians, 2015
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Female reproductive tract tuberculosis is rare in the developed world and its diagnosis is challenging. However, this case illustrates the importance of including female reproductive tract tuberculosis in the differential for any gynaecological complaint in healthcare workers, due to the high mortality associated with vertical transmission.
Type of material:Journal Article
Series/Report no:QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians
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Keywords:reproductive tract tuberculosis
Subject (TCD):Immunology, Inflammation & Infection