DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20203473

An unusual cause of haemoptysis: hepatobronchial fistula

Sonu Suman

Abstract


Haemoptysis is a common clinical problem but a non-specific symptom and can occur in about 100 different clinical conditions. Diagnosing aetiology is not always straight forward. Authors present a case of Hepatobronchial fistula (HBF) which initially diagnosed as tuberculosis due to its atypical presentation and rarity of HBF.


Keywords


Heamoptysis, Hepatobronchial fistula, Liver abscess, Pulmonary amoebesis

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