Surgical outcome of esophageal tuberculosis secondary to mediastinal lymphadenitis in adults: experience from single center in China.

TitleSurgical outcome of esophageal tuberculosis secondary to mediastinal lymphadenitis in adults: experience from single center in China.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsNi B, Lu X, Gong Q, Zhang W, Li X, Xu H, Zhang S, Shao Y
JournalJournal of thoracic disease
Volume5
Issue4
Pagination498-505
Date Published2013 Aug
Abstract

Esophageal tuberculosis (ET) is a rare disorder often easily misdiagnosed. The aim of this study is to evaluate the clinical features and to highlight the surgical role in treatment and complication management for undiagnosed ET.

DOI10.1039/c3cc46049e
Alternate JournalJ Thorac Dis