A fish hook and liver disease: revisiting an old enemy.

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Vibrio vulnificus is an uncommon but potentially devastating pathogen. Early recognition with prompt antimicrobial therapy and surgical treatment are key factors for a favorable outcome. Patients with diseases of the liver represent the group at highest risk of infection. However, clinicians are often unaware of underlying liver disease in these patients at… (More)

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@article{Lillis2002AFH, title={A fish hook and liver disease: revisiting an old enemy.}, author={Rebecca A. Lillis and Veronica Dugan and T. M. Mills and August Berner and Charles V. Sanders and Michael Hagensee and F. L{\'o}pez}, journal={The Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society : official organ of the Louisiana State Medical Society}, year={2002}, volume={154 1}, pages={20-5} }