Isolated Amoebic Abscess of Spleen

Kaushik, M and Mahajan, S and Raina, R and Babu, S and Raghav, S and Sood, S and Guleria, R (2013) Isolated Amoebic Abscess of Spleen. [Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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Amoebic liver abscess is the most common extraintestinal manifestation of amoebiasis. Extrahepatic amoebic abscesses have occasionally been described in the lung, brain, and skin and presumably result from hematogenous spread. Isolated amoebic abscess of spleen has been reported scarcely in literature. We report here a case of isolated amoebic abscess of spleen.

Item Type:Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords:Entamoeba histolytica; Extraintestinal amebiasis; Splenic abscess; Trophozoites
Subjects:JOURNALS > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
ID Code:9139
Deposited By: Kakkilaya Bevinje, Dr. Srinivas
Deposited On:25 Feb 2014 12:40
Last Modified:25 Feb 2014 12:40

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