Enterovesical fistula in an HIV patient – reactivation of tuberculosis as part of IRIS

  • Raumeen Gani Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
  • Savvas Andronikou Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Keywords: Tuberculosis, IRIS, Enterovesical fistula

Abstract

Enterovesical fistula is a known complication of tuberculosis (TB) of the abdomen. We present a case of a young HIV-infected man who developed an enterovesical fistula due to reactivation of TB as part of the immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS).
Published
2012-07-11
How to Cite
Gani, R., & Andronikou, S. (2012). Enterovesical fistula in an HIV patient – reactivation of tuberculosis as part of IRIS. South African Journal of Surgery, 50(3), 100-101. https://doi.org/10.7196/sajs.1201
Section
Case Reports