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A Patient with Suspected Diphtheria Arfijanto, Muhammad Vitanata; Mashitah, Siti Irma; Widiyanti, Prihartini; Bramantono, Bramantono
Indonesian Journal of Tropical and Infectious Disease Vol 1, No 2 (2010)
Publisher : Institute of Topical Disease

Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | Full PDF (718.818 KB) | DOI: 10.20473/ijtid.v1i2.2169

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It was reported that a mature woman, Mrs. S, 42 years old with several complaints and symptoms such as fever, swallowing painweak body, swollen tonsil with beslag, dirty uvula of mouth cavity and tongue, and bullneck. The final diagnosis indicated that thepatient was suspected diphtheria, candidiasis oris, sepsis, and pneumonia. The sudden death of the patient was probably caused bymyocarditis.
DIAGNOSTIC CHALLENGE OF PERITONEAL TUBERCULOSIS IN WOMAN WITH ASCITES Siagian, Nenci; Arfijanto, Muhammad Vitanata
Biomolecular and Health Science Journal Vol 3, No 1 (2020): Biomolecular and Health Science Journal
Publisher : Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Airlangga, Surabaya, Indonesia

Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.20473/bhsj.v3i1.19131

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Tuberculosis (TB) is a major health global issue including extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EPTB). The one of manifestation of EPTB is peritoneal TB that constitutes 2% from all cases of pulmonary TB around the world. The diagnosis of peritoneal TB is quite challenging because many cases have symptom that similar to other diseases and those often necessary need further specific examinations such as PCR, culture and radiologic examination. We reported a case report of peritoneal tuberculosis in woman with ascites.