The treatment of pyogenic liver abscess generally involves antibiotic therapy and radiological percutaneous drainage or aspiration. Surgical drainage is rarely advisable. We report a case of multiloculated liver abscess that was not suitable for either percutaneous drainage or open surgical drainage. The only successful approach was a left hepatectomy.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2006|
- Liver abscess
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