Pyogenic liver abscesses in patients with malignant disease: a report of 52 cases treated at a single institution.

@article{Yeh1998PyogenicLA,
  title={Pyogenic liver abscesses in patients with malignant disease: a report of 52 cases treated at a single institution.},
  author={Ta-Sen Yeh and Y. Y. Jan and Long-Bin Jeng and T. L. Hwang and Tzu Chieh Chao and Rong-Nan Chien and Mien-cheng Chen},
  journal={Archives of surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={133 3},
  pages={242-5}
}
BACKGROUND Prognosis of pyogenic liver abscesses in patients with malignant disease is generally considered poor. The discrepancy between the outcomes of liver abscesses caused by hepatopancreatobiliary malignant disease and those caused by other malignant diseases, however, to our knowledge has never been investigated. OBJECTIVES To clarify the clinical course of pyogenic liver abscess in patients with different types of cancer, and to compare outcomes in abscesses caused by… CONTINUE READING
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