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n South African Journal of Surgery - Tubercular biliary stricture - a malignant masquerade : case report

Volume 51, Issue 4
  • ISSN : 0038-2361
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Abstract

Hilar cholangiocarcinoma is the most common cause of a stricture in the hilar region, and hilar stricture in the absence of any previous surgical intervention should be considered to indicate malignant disease until proven otherwise. We present a rare case of isolated hilar tubercular stricture, all the features of which were suggestive of malignancy.

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2013-11-01
2017-02-28

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