Bile peritonitis and miliary tuberculosis : A case report

Heydenrych J.J. ; Du Toit D.F. (1977-09)

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ABSTRACT: We report an unusual case of bile peritonitis in a child. The literature on bile peritonitis is reviewed, and its treatment is discussed. According to the literature, bile peritonitis has a good prognosis provided operation is early. Patients in whom bile is septic at the time of surgery have an increased morbidity and a considerable mortality.

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