A difficult surgical choice in a baby with intestinal obstruction secondary to abdominal tuberculosis 

Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disorder and one of the top 10 causes of death internationally. TB of the abdomen (ATB) can affect the peritoneum, lymph nodes

luminal structures, and stable organs, with intestinal and peritoneal varieties of the disease predominating. Most pediatric cases may present with peritoneal and lymph node

This example looks at a 5-year-old female who is medically and surgically relaxed. She had ATB complex with an intestinal obstruction that resulted in a rough outcome

The family itself gave a travel history to Egypt months before the first emergency filing. ATB is considered an extreme and harsh infectious disease that affects numerous systems

There are thousands of excessive mortality and morbidity rates, especially in the pediatric population. This example discusses the importance of considering viable ATB

Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It is a contagious aid that is one of the top 10 reasons for loss of life worldwide [1,2]

According to the World Health Organization (WHO) Global Tuberculosis Registry 2022, prior to the COVID-19 pandemic

TB became the leading cause of death from a single infectious agent [3]. About 20% of all TB cases are extrapulmonary, with the abdominal form accounting for 10% [4].

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