Letter to the Editors - Tubercular endometritis detected through Pap smear campaign in Enugu, Nigeria

  • W Onuigbo
  • B Esimai
  • C Nwaekpe
  • G Chijioke
Keywords: Tuberculosis, endometrium, Pap smear, health education, Nigeria


In a series of 3,267 cervical smears examined in Enugu, Nigeria, from 1993 through 2010, there was a single positive case of tuberculosis (TB). It was found in a 55-year-old, Para 7, postmenopausal woman. Treatment for tuberculosis was instituted successfully.

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