[Acute cholangitis secondary to ascariasis and complicated by liver abscesses].

@article{Rakotonaivo2015AcuteCS,
  title={[Acute cholangitis secondary to ascariasis and complicated by liver abscesses].},
  author={A Rakotonaivo and Hasina Dina Ranoharison and S H Razarimahefa and R Rakotozafindrabe and T H Rabenjanahary and Rado Manitrala Ramanampamonjy},
  journal={Medecine et sante tropicales},
  year={2015},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={436-40}
}
Acute cholangitis secondary to ascariasis is rare and occurs mainly in areas of high endemicity. The clinical presentation is non-specific, sometimes complicated by liver abscess. Abdominal ultrasound plays an important role in diagnosis and therapeutic surveillance. We report the case of a 35-year-old Malagasy woman with an acute cholangitis secondary to… CONTINUE READING