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[Salmonella pancreatic abscess. Treatment by drainage without cholecystectomy].

  title={[Salmonella pancreatic abscess. Treatment by drainage without cholecystectomy].},
  author={Hubert Johanet and J. P. Marmuse and Marianne Toublanc and R Alkhani and G. Benhamou and H. Charleux},
  journal={Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique},
  volume={14 8-9},
We report a case of necrotic collection in the head of the pancreas infected by Salmonella typhimurium. Treatment associated necrosectomy and antibiotic therapy without cholecystectomy. The course of pancreatic disease was uneventful. Complete sterilization was obtained with quinolone antibiotic therapy.