oa South African Medical Journal - Congenital tuberculosis : report of a case
|Article Title||Congenital tuberculosis : report of a case|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Jan 1953|
|Pages||19 - 22|
|Keyword(s)||Congenital tuberculosis and Tuberculous spondylitis|
The literature on congenital tuberculosis is reviewed briefly. A case of congenital tuberculosis associated with maternal tuberculous spondylitis is reported. It is suggested that congenital tuberculosis resulting from infection late in the gestation period is not invariably fatal.
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