Perigraft infections due to Salmonella after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.

@article{Viswanathan2008PerigraftID,
  title={Perigraft infections due to Salmonella after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.},
  author={Roopa Viswanathan and T K Khee and Chee Fui Chong},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={49 7},
  pages={e183-5}
}
A 70-year-old man with abdominal aortic aneurysm repair presented with fever accompanied by rigors and abdominal pain one month after the procedure. Radiological investigations showed a perigraft collection. The collection was drained and the abscess cavity was lavaged. Cultures of pus and blood both yielded Group D Salmonella (non-typhi), which was treated… CONTINUE READING