Ruptured liver abscess

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pain in abdomen.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Liver ultrasound

Large abscess in the right hepatic lobe. Two extrahepatic collections with echoes are noted. A breach was noted in the liver capsule. 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: 21st Sep 2020
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