*Miliary tuberculosis

... "miliary" tuberculosis. Miliary TB may infect any number of organs, including the lungs, liver, and spleen. Miliary tuberculosis ... Miliary tuberculosis is a form of tuberculosis that is characterized by a wide dissemination into the human body and by the ... Patients with miliary tuberculosis often experience non-specific signs, such as coughing and enlarged lymph nodes. Miliary ... is present in about 2% of all reported cases of tuberculosis and accounts for up to 20% of all extra-pulmonary tuberculosis ...

*Ludwig von Buhl

Cornet, Georg (1 January 1904). "Tuberculosis and Acute general miliary tuberculosis". Saunders. Retrieved 5 May 2017 - via ... "In every case of acute miliary tuberculosis, there exists at least one old focus of causation in the body". His name is ... pioneer research of miliary tuberculosis. With Austrian pathologist Franz Dittrich (1815-1859) is obtained the "Buhl-Dittrich ... John, Samuel B. (1 January 1874). "Inflammation of the lungs : tuberculosis and comsumption". New York : Putnam. Retrieved 5 ...

*Rich focus

Donald PR, Schaaf HS, Schoeman JF (April 2005). "Tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis: the Rich focus revisited". J ... had been that meningitis occurred as a result of the dissemination of tuberculous bacilli associated with miliary tuberculosis ... including miliary tuberculousis, subsequently rupturing into the sub-arachnoid space. A Rich focus develops within the choroid ...

*Richard Kandt

Little later he caught a miliary tuberculosis in Poland. He died 29 April 1918 in a military hospital in Nuremberg. Caput Nili ...

*Hugo Rühle

Die Lungenschwindsucht und die acute Miliartuberkulose (Pulmonary tuberculosis and acute miliary tuberculosis), 1877. Hugo ... Über den gegenwärtigen Stand der Tuberkulosenfrage (On the present state of tuberculosis), 1871. ...

*Tuberculous cellulitis

Lupus vulgaris Metastatic tuberculous abscess or ulceration Miliary tuberculosis Skin lesion James, William D.; Berger, Timothy ...

*Lupus vulgaris

Miliary tuberculosis Metastatic tuberculous abscess or ulceration List of cutaneous conditions Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, ... Lupus vulgaris (also known as tuberculosis luposa) are painful cutaneous tuberculosis skin lesions with nodular appearance, ... Ghorpade, A (27 August 2003). "Lupus vulgaris over a tattoo mark--inoculation tuberculosis". Journal of the European Academy of ... It is the most common Mycobacterium tuberculosis skin infection. The lesions may ultimately develop into disfiguring skin ...

*High-resolution computed tomography

For randomly distributed nodules, the differential includes miliary tuberculosis, fungal pneumonia, hematogenous metastasis and ... Differential includes endobronchial tuberculosis, bronchopneumonia, endobronchial spread of tumor, and again silicosis or coal ...

*Jean-Jacques Manget

Manget was one of the first doctors to carry out studies of the pathological anatomy of miliary tuberculosis. He coined the ... He was known for his work on epidemic diseases such as bubonic plague and tuberculosis. In addition to his own researches, he ...

*BCG vaccine

Trunz BB, Fine P, Dye C (2006). "Effect of BCG vaccination on childhood tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis ... Rodrigues LC, Diwan VK, Wheeler JG (1993). "Protective Effect of BCG against Tuberculous Meningitis and Miliary Tuberculosis: A ... Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccine is a vaccine primarily used against tuberculosis. In countries where tuberculosis is ... BCG was also given to protect people who had been exposed to tuberculosis. The peak of tuberculosis incidence is in adolescence ...

*Nucleated red blood cell

Possible pathologic causes include anemia, myelofibrosis, thalassemia, miliary tuberculosis, cancers involving bone marrow ( ...

*Extrapulmonary tuberculosis

A potentially more serious, widespread form of TB is called "disseminated tuberculosis", also known as miliary tuberculosis. ... Extrapulmonary tuberculosis is tuberculosis (TB) within another location in the body than the lungs. This occurs in 15-20% of ... "osseous tuberculosis", a form of osteomyelitis. Tuberculosis has been present in humans since ancient times. ... Miliary TB currently makes up about 10% of extrapulmonary cases. There are three forms of tuberculous peritonitis: Wet type ...

*Carcinosis

... nodular metastases has been described as miliary carcinosis which has a radiographic appearance similar to miliary tuberculosis ...

*Mantoux test

It does, though, give 80% of children protection against tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis. Therefore, a positive ... 15 mm induration (Heaf 3-4) Tuberculosis Latent tuberculosis QuantiFERON Tine test F. Mendel. Therapeutische Monatshefte, ... is a tool for screening for tuberculosis (TB) and for tuberculosis diagnosis. It is one of the major tuberculin skin tests used ... Dacso, C. C. (1990). "Chapter 47: Skin Testing for Tuberculosis". In Walker, H. K.; Hall, W. D.; Hurst, J.W. Clinical Methods: ...

*Walt Whitman

... general miliary tuberculosis and parenchymatous nephritis." A public viewing of his body was held at his Camden home; over ... died of tuberculosis compounded by alcoholism on December 3. That month, Whitman committed his brother Jesse to the Kings ...

*Miliary fever

... for example the modern miliary tuberculosis. Treves R (1991). ""Mozart's death"" (PDF). Ann. Rheum. Dis. 50: 963-4. doi:10.1136 ... Miliary fever was a medical term in the past (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's death report showed this term), used to indicate a ...

*Vítězslava Kaprálová

Despite her untimely death, from what was misdiagnosed as miliary tuberculosis, in Montpellier, France at the age of 25, ...

*Angiotensin-converting enzyme

... miliary tuberculosis. Serum levels are decreased in renal disease, obstructive pulmonary disease, and hypothyroidism. Studies ...

*Phthisis

... miliary tuberculosis Phthisis pulmonalis, tuberculosis, also known as "consumption" Phthisis nervosa, an early term for ...

*Ghon focus

... it will progress to miliary tuberculosis (so named due to the granulomas resembling millet seeds on a chest X-ray). The ... tuberculosis) developed in the lung of a nonimmune host (usually a child). It is named for Anton Ghon (1866-1936), an Austrian ... see tuberculosis radiology). Typically these will heal, but in some cases, especially in immunosuppressed patients, ...

*List of cutaneous conditions

... tuberculosis luposa) Miliary tuberculosis (disseminated tuberculosis, tuberculosis cutis acuta generalisata, tuberculosis cutis ... tuberculosis cutis colliquativa) Tuberculosis cutis orificialis (acute tuberculous ulcer, orificial tuberculosis) Tuberculosis ... "Cutaneous tuberculosis: a practical case report and review for the dermatologist". J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2 (10): 19-27. PMC ... verrucosa cutis (lupus verrucosus, prosector's wart, warty tuberculosis) Tuberculous cellulitis Tuberculous gumma (metastatic ...

*Epoxyeicosatrienoic acid

... massive liver involvement in miliary tuberculosis or sarcoidosis, and obstruction of the venous circuit at any level between ...

*ICD-10 Chapter I: Certain infectious and parasitic diseases

Tuberculosis of ear (A18.7) Tuberculosis of adrenal glands (A18.8) Tuberculosis of other specified organs (A19) Miliary ... Tuberculosis of nervous system, unspecified (A18) Tuberculosis of other organs (A18.0) Tuberculosis of bones and joints (A18.1 ... Tuberculosis of intestines, peritoneum and mesenteric glands (A18.4) Tuberculosis of skin and subcutaneous tissue Scrofuloderma ... Tuberculosis of nervous system (A17.0) Tuberculous meningitis (A17.1) Meningeal tuberculoma (A17.8) Other tuberculosis of ...

*Tuberculosis radiology

Lung, Postprimary Tuberculosis - bullous disease, cavity, opacity, nodule, adenopathy, miliary TB, pleural effusion, ... Other - Any other finding suggestive of active TB, such as miliary TB. Miliary findings are nodules of millet size (1 to 2 ... lymphadenopathy CNS Tuberculosis - vasculitis, tuberculoma, TB abscess, granuloma Gastrointestinal Tuberculosis - ... Old healed tuberculosis usually presents as pulmonary nodules in the hilar area or upper lobes, with or without fibrotic scars ...

*Tuberculosis diagnosis

In disseminated TB a pattern of many tiny nodules throughout the lung fields is common - the so-called miliary TB. In HIV and ... Tuberculosis is diagnosed by finding Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria in a clinical specimen taken from the patient. While ... A definitive diagnosis of tuberculosis can only be made by culturing Mycobacterium tuberculosis organisms from a specimen taken ... Tuberculosis should be suspected when a pneumonia-like illness has persisted longer than three weeks, or when a respiratory ...

*List of MeSH codes (C01)

... tuberculosis, miliary MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846.775 --- tuberculosis, multidrug-resistant MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846.786 ... tuberculosis, avian MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846.538 --- tuberculosis, bovine MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846.561 --- tuberculosis ... tuberculosis, ocular MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846.809 --- tuberculosis, oral MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846.831 --- tuberculosis ... tuberculosis, female genital MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846.944.721 --- tuberculosis, male genital MeSH C01.252.410.040.552.846. ...