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  • tuberculosis
  • Notable extrapulmonary infection sites include the pleura (in tuberculous pleurisy), the central nervous system (in tuberculous meningitis), the lymphatic system (in scrofula of the neck), the genitourinary system (in urogenital tuberculosis), and the bones and joints (in Pott disease of the spine), among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like tuberculosis, Crohn‟s disease also can result in granulomatous peritonitis13. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other organs involved in tuberculosis with advanced HIV disease include central nervous system, soft tissue, bone marrow, liver and other viscera. (scielo.br)
  • Central nervous system tuberculosis occurs in 5%-20% of HIV-infected patients with tuberculosis and is primarily due to reactivation of latent infection or as a complication of disseminated disease. (scielo.br)
  • Miliary tuberculosis (TB) is a potentially lethal disease if not diagnosed and treated early. (org.in)
  • bowel
  • Other etiologies of small bowel obstruction include disease intrinsic to the wall of the small intestine (eg, tumors, stricture, intramural hematoma) and processes that cause intraluminal obstruction (eg, intussusception, gallstones, foreign bodies). (uptodate.com)
  • chemotherapy
  • 9 While some diseases, such as hematologic neoplasms, cause neutropenia, it occurs most often as a result of the myelosuppression caused by antineoplastic chemotherapy, especially when such therapy is administered at doses designed to achieve maximum antitumor activity. (nih.gov)
  • Pressurized Intra-peritoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC) via Endoscopical Microcatheter System. (amedeo.com)
  • diagnosis
  • Therefore, imaging plays a pivotal role in the diagnosis, staging, response assessment, and surveillance of asbestos-related disease. (medscape.com)
  • At the same time, urologists were using comparable instruments to examine the bladder, a technique of great importance in the diagnosis of cancer or of prostatic disease. (encyclopedia.com)
  • lymphoma
  • About 80% of patients with acute leukemia, 75% of patients with lymphoma, and 50% of patients with multiple myeloma develop infection during the course of their disease, and infection is the proximate cause of death in a substantial fraction of these patients. (nih.gov)
  • immunosuppression
  • Due to severe immunosuppression, enteric parasitic pathogens in general are emerging and are OIs capable of causing diarrhoeal disease associated with HIV. (org.in)
  • detection
  • However, chest radiography remains the initial modality for the detection and characterization of pleural and parenchymal disease. (medscape.com)
  • 18)F-Fluorocholine PET/MRI in Restaging of Prostatic Carcinoma in Relation to PSA Level and Detection of Active Disease. (amedeo.com)
  • patient
  • It is critical to recognize the importance of laboratory examinations such as serum IgG4 level if a patient has a past history of rheumatic disease. (biomedcentral.com)
  • infections
  • The frequency of infection is related to the type of underlying neoplastic disease, and most infections occur in patients who are no longer responding to the therapy of their neoplasm. (nih.gov)
  • causes
  • [ 10 ] The likelihood of asbestos-related disease should be determined, and other possible causes should be eliminated. (medscape.com)