Liver Abscess, Amebic

Known as: Abscess, Amebic, Hepatic, Amoebic Liver Abscesses, Abscesses, Amoebic Hepatic 
Single or multiple areas of PUS due to infection by any ameboid protozoa (AMEBIASIS). A common form is caused by the ingestion of ENTAMOEBA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND & AIMS In phase III trials, the safety profile of triple therapy (pegylated interferon/ribavirin with boceprevir or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND We sought to provide a contemporary picture of the presentation, etiology, and outcome of infective endocarditis (IE… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVE To summarize the current world position on laparoscopic liver surgery. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Multiple series have… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
C R E D IT S ( T O P T O B O T T O M ): ( IL L U S T R A T IO N S ) C . B IC K E L / C IE N C E ; L A U N E T T E F L O R IA N… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Chronic pancreatitis (CP) is characterized by progressive pancreatic damage that eventually results in significant impairment of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Despite the increasing prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), the criteria used to diagnose the disorder remain… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Over the past two decades in Taiwan, pyogenic liver abscess has usually been caused by a single microorganism… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
A recent mandate emphasizes severity of liver disease to determine priorities in allocating organs for liver transplantation and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A noninvasive diagnostic test for amebic liver abscess is needed, because amebic and bacterial abscesses appear identical on… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The complete sequence of morphologic events during amebic liver abscess formation in the hamster has been studied, from the… (More)
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