Liver Abscess

Known as: abscesses hepatic, Hepatic Abscesses, Liver Abscesses 
A bacterial, parasitic, or fungal abscess that develops in the liver. It is usually the result of an abdominal infection, trauma, or surgery in the… (More)

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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
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES The high incidence of invasive liver abscess caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae in Taiwan, contrasted with the rareness… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Capsular serotypes, magA, and rmpA have been documented in high prevalence for Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess. To… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Primary Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess complicated with metastatic meningitis or endophthalmitis is a globally emerging… (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
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE To assess the frequency and risk factors for liver abscess after hepatic chemoembolization. MATERIALS AND METHODS The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A registry of United States residents with chronic granulomatous disease (CGD) was established in 1993 in order to estimate the… (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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1993
1993
Ninety-seven cases of pyogenic liver abscesses in a 4-yr period were studied: 27.8% (27 cases) were associated with biliary tract… (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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