Downloads: 131 | Views: 145
Case Studies | Medical Surgical | India | Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017
A Case Report - Amoebic Liver Abscess Ruptured into Lung
Dr Vikalap Gupta  | Prof Dr Brijesh Sharma 
Abstract: We report a case of amoebic liver abscess (ALA) in a 24-year-old Male who presented with fever, pain in Right Hypochondrium, pain referred to the right shoulder, productive coughing, lethargy and past history of diarrhea. Ultrasonography, chest X-Ray and CT scan revealed one very big Amoebic Liver Abscess in the posterior segment of right lobe of liver which has ruptured into the lung parenchyma of right lung in basal region. Intravenous Metronidazole was started and patient was operated and patient recovered well due to timely intervention.
Keywords: Ruptured amoebic liver abscess into lungs
Edition: Volume 6 Issue 3, March 2017,
Pages: 1029 - 1032
Similar Articles with Keyword 'Ruptured'
Case Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 4 Issue 3, March 2015Pages: 1141 - 1143
Spontaneous Rupture of Unscarred Uterus in Grand Multiparous Women: A Report of 5 Cases
Sabyasachi Sarkar | Phalguni Kangjam  | Pushpal Chowdhury | Rajkishori Dandotiya | Santosh Kumar Sah | Apurva Shriram Thakare
Case Studies, Medical Surgical, India, Volume 4 Issue 11, November 2015Pages: 2483 - 2486
Study of Advances in Management of 68 Cases of Ectopic Gestation
Jalpa U Shah | Dr Sushma R Shah | Dr Megha S Patel | Dr Shashwat Jani | Shachi Joshi