Korean J Gastrointest Endosc > Volume 18(6); 1998 > Article
Korean Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 1998;18(6): 945-950.
증례 : 식도 위장관 ; 결핵성 장염으로 오진된 Crohn 병 1예 ( Case Reports : Esophagus , Stomach & Intestine ; A Case of Crohns Disease Misdiagnosed as Intestinal Tuberculosis )
이재경, 김완수, 박미경, 권태헌, 박진홍, 윤설영, 정미혜, 최성호 (Jae Kyeong Lee, Wan Soo Kim, Mi Kyung Park, Tae Hun Kwon, Jin Hong Park, Seol Young Yoon, Mi Hye Chung and Seong Ho Choi)
Crohn's disease is a rare inflammatory bowel disease requiring a differential diagnosis with intestinal tuberculosis in Korea. There have been several problems in the diagnosis of Crohn's disease due to the much higher incidcnce of intestinal tuberculosis and the clinical similarities between the two diseases. Therefore, in many cases, treatment involveed anti-Tb drugs based upon empirical diagnosis, This study presents a case of Crohn's disease treated with anti-Tb drugs for about 9 months after intestinal tuberculosis was misdiagnosed. (Korean J Gastrointest Endosc 18, 945-950, 1998)
Key Words: Crohn's disease , Intestinal tuberculosis
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