Liver abscess

Case contributed by Dr Prashant Mudgal


Elderly patient with right upper quadrant pain and chronic fever.

Patient Data

Age: 71 years
Gender: Female

Two large homogeneously hypoattenuating lesions noted in the liver with thin walls and peripheral enhancement suggestive of chronic liquefied hepatic abscesses.

In addition there is a large calculus noted within the gall bladder suggestive of cholelithiasis.

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Case information

rID: 30709
Published: 20th Sep 2015
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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