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Table. 4.

Histopathological Findings in Peritoneal Tuberculosis

With cirrhosis (n=30) Without cirrhosis (n=48) p-value
Histopathological findings in biopsy of cases (n=78)
Caseating-granulomas 16 (53.0) 21 (44.0) 0.20
Non-caseating granulomas 14 (47.0) 25 (52.0)
Nonspecific 0 (0.0) 2 (4.0) 0.10
Positive AFB stain 12 (40.0) 12 (25.0)

Values are presented number (%).

AFB, acid-fast bacilli.

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