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Genital tuberculosis – a rare but still existing disease
M. Grigore1, D. Gafitanu1, *, I. Esanu2, A. Carauleanu1, C. Ilea1, R. Popovici1
1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy ”Gr.T.Popa” Iasi, Romania
2 Department of Internal Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy ”Gr.T.Popa” Iasi, Romania
Clin. Exp. Obstet. Gynecol. 2018, 45(4), 620–621; https://doi.org/10.12891/ceog4204.2018
Published: 10 August 2018
Tuberculosis remains a global health problem and the abdominal pelvic cavity is one of the common sites for extra pulmonary tubercular infections. Unlike pulmonary tuberculosis, genital tuberculosis is difficult to diagnose because there is no pathognomonic clinical feature or imaging findings for definite diagnosis. The authors present a case of genital tuberculosis (tubal and endometrial), which poses some difficulties both in the diagnosis but also in management.