Septic Pelvic Thrombophlebitis: Diagnosis and Management


Septic pelvic thrombophlebitis (SPT) was initially diagnosed and described in the late 1800's. The entity had a high incidence and mortality during this period of time, and a surgical therapeutic approach was the treatment of choice. Since then, the diagnosis, incidence, and management of the entity evolved. This evolution followed the development of newer… (More)


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@article{Garca2006SepticPT, title={Septic Pelvic Thrombophlebitis: Diagnosis and Management}, author={Javier Garc{\'i}a and Ramzi E Aboujaoude and Joseph J. Apuzzio and Jes{\'u}s Rom{\'a}n Mart{\'i}nez {\'A}lvarez}, journal={Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology}, year={2006}, volume={2006}, pages={415 - 427} }