Cut it out: Managing hepatic abscesses in patients with chronic granulomatous disease.

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BACKGROUND Hepatic abscesses develop in patients with chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) because the liver is a site of constant bacterial challenge. The authors investigated the roles of drainage and hepatic resection in the management of liver abscesses in CGD patients. METHODS Medical records of CGD patients with hepatic abscesses from 1990 to 2001… (More)

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