GK News 2 - шаблон joomla Видео

Banner1

Log in
Powered by Spearhead Software Labs Joomla Facebook Like Button
10 May 2017
Naoual Benhmidou1, Fadoua Rais1, Fadila Kouhen2, Abdelhak Maghous1, Hasna Loughlimi1, Khadija Bellahammou3, Hanan Elkacemi1, Tayeb Kebdani1, Sanaa Elmajjaoui1, Noureddine Benjaafar1 1)
10 May 2017
Khadija Bellahammou1, Asmaa Lakhdissi1,
10 May 2017
Khaled Moursy Salama1, Monira T.
02 April 2017
Bardia Bidarmaghz, Ryo Mizumoto, Rasika

MULTIPLE HEPATIC ABSCESSES FROM A RUPTURED GALLBLADDER EMPYEMA – A CASE REPORT AND REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE

freedigitalsphotos.com freedigitalsphotos.com

Ayodele Atolagbe1, Oloruntobi Rahaman1

1) Department of Surgery, Harlem Hospital, Columbia University, New York, USA.

Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest.

Received: 31.07.15 Accepted: 18.08.15

1486385429 Quote  doi: 10.5455/ijsm.20150818032124

pdf icon  Fulltext PDF Download

export icona  EndNote/RefWorks

statistics market icon32  Article Statistics

Abstract:

An unusual complication of gallbladder empyema is its rupture into the liver forming giant multiloculated pyogenic abscesses.This condition is rapidly fatal in diabetic and immunocompromised patients.
We present a 79-year-old African American woman resident in New York City with a medical history of diabetes mellitus who presented at the ED with constitutional symptoms and right upper quadrant pain of a few days duration. She was tender and had a positive murphy’s sign on clinical examination coupled with tachycardia and a low-grade fever. Laboratory findings of leukocytosis, and metabolic acidosis, lactic academia and elevated ketones with moderately deranged hepatic function tests and negative tumor markers. Management consisted of broad spectrum antibiotics and an urgent open cholecystectomy and drainage of multiple multi-loculated hepatic abscesses. A repeat ultrasonogram showed a remnant collection which was drained by interventional radiology and drains left in-situ. She was discharged after four weeks of parenteral antibiotics with repeat sonogram showing complete resolution of hepatic abscess.

Keywords: pyogenic hepatic abscess gallbladder, pyogenic abscess of the liver, pyogenic liver abscess, pyogenic hepatic abscess treatment, pyogenic hepatic abscess drainage


How to Cite this Article

Bibliography

Atolagbe, A. and Rahaman, O. (2016) ‘Multiple Hepatic abscesses from a ruptured gallbladder Empyema and a case report and review of the literature’, International Journal of Surgery and Medicine, 2(1), pp. 36–38. doi: 10.5455/ijsm.20150818032124.

Citations, Quotes & Annotations

Atolagbe, A. and Rahaman, O. (2016) ‘Multiple Hepatic abscesses from a ruptured gallbladder Empyema and a case report and review of the literature’, International Journal of Surgery and Medicine, 2(1), pp. 36–38. doi: 10.5455/ijsm.20150818032124.
(Atolagbe and Rahaman, 2016) 
 

Cited by:

google scholar
Last modified onThursday, 25 May 2017 15:11
 09 May 2017
  474  
Fazlý Yanýk1; Gonul Sagiroglu2; Elif Copuroglu2; Yekta Altemur Karamustafaoglu1
 474 
Fazlý Yanýk1; Gonul Sagiroglu2; Elif Copuroglu2; Yekta Altemur Karamustafaoglu1
09 May 2017
 28 March 2017
  569  
Zuvdija Cecunjanin1, Amina Selimovic2, Selma Milisic1, Ermina Mujicic3
 569 
Zuvdija Cecunjanin1, Amina Selimovic2, Selma Milisic1, Ermina Mujicic3
28 March 2017
 28 March 2017
  882  
Michele Bisaccia1, Luigi Piscitelli1, Giovanni Colleruoli1, Giuseppe Rinonapoli1, Cristina Ibáñez Vicente1, Gabriele Falzarano2, Antonio Medici2, Luigi Meccariello3, Olga Bisaccia4, ...
 882 
Michele Bisaccia1, Luigi Piscitelli1, Giovanni Colleruoli1, Giuseppe Rinonapoli1, Cristina Ibáñez Vicente1, Gabriele Falzarano2, ...
28 March 2017
 26 March 2017
  611  
Roman Romansky1, George Baytchev2, Ivan Inkov2, Stefan Komitski1
 611 
Roman Romansky1, George Baytchev2, Ivan Inkov2, Stefan Komitski1
26 March 2017
 26 March 2017
  419  
Andrea Cappiello1, Verdiana Stano2, Michele Bisaccia1, Luigi Meccariello3, Gabriele Falzarano4, Antonio Medici4, Marco Pellegrino1, Olga Bisaccia5, Giuseppe Rinonapoli1, Auro Caraffa1.
 419 
Andrea Cappiello1, Verdiana Stano2, Michele Bisaccia1, Luigi Meccariello3, Gabriele Falzarano4, Antonio Medici4, Marco Pellegrino1, Olga Bisaccia5, ...
26 March 2017
 26 March 2017
  432  
Ventsislav Mutafchiyski1, Georgi Popivanov1, Dimitar Penchev1, Albena Fakirova2, Ivan Inkov3, Rumen Popov4
 432 
Ventsislav Mutafchiyski1, Georgi Popivanov1, Dimitar Penchev1, Albena Fakirova2, Ivan Inkov3, Rumen Popov4
26 March 2017
 26 March 2017
  613  
Thulasikumar Ganapathy1, Marunraj Gnanasekaran2, Aravind Moorthy3
 613 
Thulasikumar Ganapathy1, Marunraj Gnanasekaran2, Aravind Moorthy3
26 March 2017
 26 March 2017
  550  
Daniele Maiettini1, Marta Rossi2, Michele Bisaccia3, Auro Caraffa3, Luigi Meccariello4, Gabriele Falzarano5, Antonio Medici5, Luigi Piscitelli3, Giulio Metro2, Alberto Rebonato1
 550 
Daniele Maiettini1, Marta Rossi2, Michele Bisaccia3, Auro Caraffa3, Luigi Meccariello4, Gabriele Falzarano5, Antonio Medici5, Luigi Piscitelli3, ...
26 March 2017