Tuberculosis of the abdomen

Radiol Clin North Am. 1995 Jul;33(4):691-705.


The diagnosis of abdominal TB is often difficult. A high index of suspicion is required, especially in the high-risk population. This article discusses the radiology of abdominal TB, stressing the importance of early diagnosis and treatment in order to obtain a favorable outcome.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Abdomen* / diagnostic imaging
  • Abdomen* / pathology
  • Angiography
  • Biopsy, Needle
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Radiography, Abdominal
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Tuberculosis / diagnosis*
  • Ultrasonography
  • Urography