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How to decide between medical and surgical treatment of amoebic liver abscess



How to decide between medical and surgical treatment of amoebic liver abscess



Revue Mediterraneenne des Sciences Medicales 1: 801-802



A patient with liver abscess due to Entamoeba histolytica should be examined by scintigraphy. If there is a halo of inflammatory hepatitis round the abscess the patient should be treated medically. If there is no halo he should be treated surgically.

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