[A case of gas-containing liver abscess with multiple metastatic lesions].

@article{Higashi1995ACO,
  title={[A case of gas-containing liver abscess with multiple metastatic lesions].},
  author={Tetsuaki Higashi and Yojiro Makino and Kikushi Katsurada},
  journal={Kansenshogaku zasshi. The Journal of the Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases},
  year={1995},
  volume={69 9},
  pages={1017-20}
}
A 63-year-old male was admitted to our hospital because of high fever and delirium. He had been diagnosed as diabetes mellitus five years before but not treated at all. An abdominal CT scan showed gas-containing abscess in the right lobe of the liver. Klebsiella pneumoniae and Bacteroides distasonis were cultured both from the punctured specimen of the abscess and from arterial blood. Catheter drainage was carried out percutaneously under guidance with ultrasonography and antibiotics was… CONTINUE READING