Splenic actinomycotic abscess in a patient with acute myeloid leukemia

@article{Chen2002SplenicAA,
  title={Splenic actinomycotic abscess in a patient with acute myeloid leukemia},
  author={C.-Y. Chen and Y. Chen and J. Tang and W.-C. Lin and I.-J. Su and H. Yuan Tien},
  journal={Annals of Hematology},
  year={2002},
  volume={81},
  pages={532-534}
}
Actinomycosis is a gram-positive anaerobic bacterium. Actinomyces organisms are important constituents of the normal flora of mucous membranes and are considered opportunistic pathogens. The three major clinical presentations of actinomycosis include the cervicofacial, thoracic, and abdominopelvic regions. Actinomycosis infection in patients with febrile… CONTINUE READING