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A CASE OF TUBERCULOSIS LYMPHADENITIS MIMICKING GASTRIC TUMOR
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  • Dhafer Hadded,
  • Alia Zouaghi,
  • MERYAM MESBAHI,
  • Yazid Benzarti,
  • Nawel Bellil,
  • Zeineb Benzarti,
  • Anis Ben Maamer
Dhafer Hadded
Habib Thameur Hospital
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Alia Zouaghi
Habib Thameur Hospital
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MERYAM MESBAHI
Habib Thameur Hospital
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Yazid Benzarti
Habib Thameur Hospital
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Nawel Bellil
Habib Thameur Hospital
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Zeineb Benzarti
University of Tunis El Manar Faculty of Medicine of Tunis
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Anis Ben Maamer
Habib Thameur Hospital
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Abstract

Tuberculosis of the upper gastrointestinal tract is a rare pathology. Stomach tuberculosis, particularly, can appear as a subepithelial gastric tumor. We describe a case of a Patient with tuberculous intraperitoneal lymphadenitis mimicking the submucosal gastric tumor. An exploratory laparotomy was performed, and the diagnosis was confirmed by frozen section examination.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

12 May 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
01 Jun 2021Assigned to Editor
01 Jun 2021Submission Checks Completed
20 Jun 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
21 Jun 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
05 Jul 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor