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A Case of Primary Biliary Tuberculosis with Subsequent Pulmonary Presentation

Fatemeh Barazandeh Ahmadabadi 1 , Zeinab Siami 2 , Arash Seifi 2 and Fereshteh Ghiasvand 3 , *
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1 Department of Gastroenterology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Infectious Diseases, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: December 31, 2018, 13 (6); e74374
  • Published Online: October 8, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: January 9, 2018
  • Revised: May 6, 2018
  • Accepted: August 5, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.74374

To Cite: Barazandeh Ahmadabadi F, Siami Z, Seifi A, Ghiasvand F. A Case of Primary Biliary Tuberculosis with Subsequent Pulmonary Presentation, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2018 ; 13(6):e74374. doi: 10.5812/archcid.74374.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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