Bladder and ureteric tuberculosis

Bladder and ureteric tuberculosis (TB) refers to infection of ureters and urinary bladder with Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Radiographic features

Ureteric Tuberculosis
IVP
  • characteristic beaded appearance due to alternate areas of strictures and dilatation (chronic state)
CT

Bladder Tuberculosis
MCU

Article information

rID: 27635
System: Urogenital
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Tuberculosis of ureter
  • Tuberculosis of urinary bladder
  • TB ureter
  • TB urinary Bladder

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Cases and figures

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