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Research & Reviews  1,281 results

Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess with endophthalmitis in a diabetic man with gallsto...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-239835
BMJ Case Reports; David M, Pouncey AL et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Invasive liver abscess syndrome (ILAS) is caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae and is typically seen in people from East Asia, often with diabetes and gallstones. ILAS includes metastatic sequelae of the infection, commonly to the eyes. The case descri...

Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A and its posttranslational modifications pla...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1008909
PLoS Pathogens; Jeelani G, Nozaki T

Feb 16th, 2021 - The eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A (eIF5A) is a highly conserved protein and is essential in all eukaryotes. However, the specific roles of eIF5A in translation and in other biological processes remain elusive. In the present study, w...

Maximal diameter of liver abscess independently predicts prolonged hospitalization and ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7879520
BMC Infectious Diseases; Lee CH, Jo HG et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - This study aimed to investigate the factors associated with prolonged hospital stay and in-hospital mortality in patients with pyogenic liver abscess. We retrospectively reviewed data from patients with pyogenic liver abscess who were admitted bet...

Metronidazole-induced reversible cerebellar dysfunction.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7852976
BMJ Case Reports; John KJ, P Pillai D et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2021 - A 73-year-old man who presented with fever and abdominal discomfort was diagnosed to have a liver abscess. He was treated with antimicrobials which included metronidazole. One month into treatment, he developed neurological symptoms and signs that...

Fusobacterium nucleatum causing a pyogenic liver abscess: a rare complication of period...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7843314
BMJ Case Reports; Collins L, Diamond T

Jan 27th, 2021 - Fusobacterium nucleatum is a periodontal commensal and pathogen. In rare cases, these anaerobic gram-negative bacilli have been reported to cause pyogenic liver abscesses (PLAs). We describe a patient who developed a periodontal abscess during the...

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Guidelines  1 results

Fever in returned travellers presenting in the United Kingdom: recommendations for inve...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2009.05.005
The Journal of Infection; Johnston V, Stockley JM et. al.

Jul 14th, 2009 - International travel is increasing. Most physicians and general practitioners will encounter returned travellers with fever and the majority of travel-related infection is associated with travel to the tropics. In those returning from the tropics ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,281 results

Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess with endophthalmitis in a diabetic man with gallsto...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-239835
BMJ Case Reports; David M, Pouncey AL et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Invasive liver abscess syndrome (ILAS) is caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae and is typically seen in people from East Asia, often with diabetes and gallstones. ILAS includes metastatic sequelae of the infection, commonly to the eyes. The case descri...

Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A and its posttranslational modifications pla...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1008909
PLoS Pathogens; Jeelani G, Nozaki T

Feb 16th, 2021 - The eukaryotic translation initiation factor 5A (eIF5A) is a highly conserved protein and is essential in all eukaryotes. However, the specific roles of eIF5A in translation and in other biological processes remain elusive. In the present study, w...

Maximal diameter of liver abscess independently predicts prolonged hospitalization and ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7879520
BMC Infectious Diseases; Lee CH, Jo HG et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - This study aimed to investigate the factors associated with prolonged hospital stay and in-hospital mortality in patients with pyogenic liver abscess. We retrospectively reviewed data from patients with pyogenic liver abscess who were admitted bet...

Metronidazole-induced reversible cerebellar dysfunction.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7852976
BMJ Case Reports; John KJ, P Pillai D et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2021 - A 73-year-old man who presented with fever and abdominal discomfort was diagnosed to have a liver abscess. He was treated with antimicrobials which included metronidazole. One month into treatment, he developed neurological symptoms and signs that...

Fusobacterium nucleatum causing a pyogenic liver abscess: a rare complication of period...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7843314
BMJ Case Reports; Collins L, Diamond T

Jan 27th, 2021 - Fusobacterium nucleatum is a periodontal commensal and pathogen. In rare cases, these anaerobic gram-negative bacilli have been reported to cause pyogenic liver abscesses (PLAs). We describe a patient who developed a periodontal abscess during the...

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News  2 results

Dropped gallstones disguised as a liver abscess
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/94903/gastroenterology/dropped-gallstones-disguised-liver-abscess
Syed Kashif Mahmood, MD, J. Walton Tomford, MD et. al.

A 67-year-old retired man presents to his internist with a 3-month history of abdominal discomfort in the right upper quadrant on deep breathing. He has no other abdominal complaints, but he mentions that he underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

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