John Libbey Eurotext

Médecine et Santé Tropicales


Hepatic cytolysis and bicytopenia after 15 days of four-drug tuberculosis treatment in Senegal Volume 27, issue 3, Juillet-Août-Septembre 2017


  • Figure 1
Clinique de pneumo-phtisiologie du CHNU de Fann, 12566 Dakar, Sénégal
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  • Key words: hemophagocytosis, pulmonary tuberculosis, hepatic cytolysis, bicytopenia, Senegal
  • DOI : 10.1684/mst.2017.0714
  • Page(s) : 233-4
  • Published in: 2017

We report the case of a 31-year-old immunocompetent woman residing in Senegal, with localized microscopy-proved pulmonary tuberculosis, complicated by macrophage activation syndrome and associated with viral hepatitis B, identified due to hepatic cytolysis and a bicytopenia.