Ruptured liver abscess

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pain in abdomen.

Patient Data

Age: 40-year-old
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Liver ultrasound

Large abscess in right hepatic lobe. Two extrahepatic collections with echoes are noted. Breach was noted in liver capsular. Communication was present between collections. No free fluid was noted in the pelvis.

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Case information

rID: 16765
Published: 18th Feb 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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