Lung Abscess

Known as: abscesses lung, Lungs--Abscess, Lung Abscesses 
A bacterial, fungal or parasitic abscess that develops in the lung parenchyma. Causes include aspiration pneumonia, necrotizing pneumonia… (More)
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1935-2018
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
CGD is an immunodeficiency caused by deletions or mutations in genes that encode subunits of the leukocyte NADPH oxidase complex… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Pancreatic necrosis and pancreatic abscess are severe complications of acute pancreatitis. Surgery is associated with… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE The aim of of this study was to evaluate prospectively the long-term outcome of mesocolic and pelvic diverticular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Anastomotic failure at the pancreaticojejunostomy after a Whipple procedure, manifested either as a pancreatic fistula… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between preoperative biliary drainage and the morbidity and mortality associated with… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
HYPOTHESIS The incidence of postoperative intra-abdominal abscess is higher after laparoscopic compared with open appendectomy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND We conducted this study to determine whether the dry fibrin sealant dressing (DFSD) would stop bleeding from a grade V… (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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1991
1991
Lung abscesses were drained by means of catheters guided by computed tomography (CT) in 19 patients who still had sepsis despite… (More)
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1985
1985
Forty-eight patients presenting with lung abscess or empyema were studied between 1976 and 1984. The clinical features… (More)
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