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Primary abdominal tuberculosis presenting as chronic dyspepsia

Rekha Pai Mangalore, Vivian Liang and Kalyani Tharmarajah
Med J Aust 2015; 202 (5): 237-238. || doi: 10.5694/mja14.01313
Published online: 16 March 2015

To the Editor: Tuberculosis (TB) continues to be a leading cause of preventable morbidity and mortality worldwide. Although Australia has the lowest rates in the world, more recently there has been a spike secondary to increased international travel and migration.1

  • Rekha Pai Mangalore
  • Vivian Liang
  • Kalyani Tharmarajah

  • The Northern Hospital, Melbourne, VIC.

Correspondence: rekhapai16@yahoo.co.in

Acknowledgements: 

We are grateful to Tuck Yong for reviewing our manuscript and Simon Glance of The Northern Hospital for his support and advice during the writing of this manuscript.

Competing interests:

No relevant disclosures.

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