Septic endophthalmitis and meningitis associated with Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess.

@article{Ohmori2002SepticEA,
  title={Septic endophthalmitis and meningitis associated with Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess.},
  author={Shigeru Ohmori and Katsuya Shiraki and Keiichi Ito and Hidekazu Inoue and Takeshi Ito and Takahisa Sakai and Koujiro Takase and Takeshi Nakano},
  journal={Hepatology research : the official journal of the Japan Society of Hepatology},
  year={2002},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={307-312}
}
We report a female case of septic endophthalmitis and meningitis associated with Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess which was thought to be caused by duodeno-biliary reflux related to choledochoduodenostomy. We treated this patient by ultrasonography-guided percutaneous abscess drainage and intravenous administration of third generation antibiotics. However, the visual function of her left eye was eventually lost. Reports of liver abscess with metastatic lesions are rare, and our experience… CONTINUE READING