Liver Abscess, Pyogenic

Known as: Abscesses, Pyogenic Liver, Liver Abscesses, Pyogenic, Pyogenic Hepatic Abscesses 
Single or multiple areas of PUS due to bacterial infection within the hepatic parenchyma. It can be caused by a variety of BACTERIA, local or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Pyogenic liver abscess has become a health problem in Taiwanese society. However, the extent of this problem has remained unclear… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Klebsiella pneumoniae has become the predominant pathogen causing primary pyogenic liver abscess (PLA). METHODS K… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
BACKGROUND Since 1986, researchers have noted a syndrome of Klebsiella pneumoniae pyogenic liver abscess that is complicated by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Primary pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae is an emerging infectious disease. Capsular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This study aims to compare the therapeutic effectiveness of continuous catheter drainage versus intermittent needle aspiration in… (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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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND A total of 80 patients with pyogenic liver abscess managed at a single institution over a 10-year period were studied… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Pyogenic liver abscess is a threatening condition. The purpose of this study was to audit the clinical behavior and to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Pyogenic liver abscess (PLA) is an important entity with a changing clinical spectrum and may be more prevalent than previously… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Septic metastatic endophthalmitis from Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess, first reported in seven cases treated at the Veterans… (More)
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