This textbook on tuberculosis covers all aspects of the disease: epidemiology, microbiology, diagnosis, treatment, control and prevention. The main part of the book comprises very detailed and richly illustrated clinical chapters. New methods, treatments, and animal tuberculosis are also discussed. This multidisciplinary volume will interest clinicians, laboratory and research workers, epidemiologists, students, healthcare planners, and international organizations involved in world health and infectious disease.The word a#39;mycotic that he used came from their resemblance to fungal growth. ... Despite its rarity, the greatest incidence of mycotic aneurysms is found in patients with infective endocarditis due to Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus viridans. ... The use of BCG in recent years for adjuvant immunotherapy of bladder carcinoma has been reported to cause tuberculous ... Surgical attempts to repair tuberculous aneurysms of the abdominal aorta was first reported by Herndon andanbsp;...
|Author||:||M. Monir Madkour|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2003-11-18|