Abdominal tuberculosis involving hepatic hilar lymph nodes - A cause of portal vein thrombosis and portal hypertension
CaroliBosc, FX Conio, M Maes, Bart Chevallier, P Hastier, P Delmont, JP #
Journal of clinical gastroenterology vol:25 issue:3 pages:541-543
Abdominal tuberculosis is a rare disease. Involvement of lymph nodes at the hepatic hilum responsible for jaundice is exceptional. We describe a 59-year-old woman in whom jaundice was the presenting feature, complicated by portal vein thrombosis and portal hypertension.