Pyogenic liver abscess--a tropical centre's experience in management with review of current literature.

@article{Liew2000PyogenicLA,
  title={Pyogenic liver abscess--a tropical centre's experience in management with review of current literature.},
  author={Kaiyang Liew and Tang Ching Lau and Chun-yue. Ho and Tan Kim Cheng and Yee S.C. Ong and Song Chim Jeffrey Chia and Choon Chieh Tan},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={41 10},
  pages={
          489-92
        }
}
AIM OF STUDY To perform a retrospective study, with the help of literature review, of the management of patients with pyogenic liver abscess in a general hospital. METHOD A retrospective study of 73 consecutive patients treated atTanTock Seng Hospital between January 1994 and December 1997 was conducted to determine the demographic, clinical, laboratory, radiological and microbiological characteristics of these patients, as well as the management strategies employed. RESULTS Liver abscess… CONTINUE READING

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