Iranian Society of Gynecology Oncology
Peritoneal Tuberculosis Mimicking Ovarian Cancer: A Report of Two Cases

Zohreh Yousefi; Shohreh Saied; Amir Hosein Jafarian; Jelveh Jalili

Volume 1, Issue 2 , September and October 2016

  Introduction: Peritoneal tuberculosis (PTB) and ovarian cancer have overlapping nonspecific symptoms and signs. No pathognomonic clinical features or imaging findings can help to distinguish definite diagnosis of extra pulmonary TB. Peritoneal TB can be easily confused with peritoneal carcinomatosis ...  Read More