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Bacterial and fungal abscess of the spleen

Bacterial and fungal abscess of the spleen

Complications in Surgery 10(1): 21-24, 41

A total of 18 cases of splenic abscess seen during 1971-86 were reviewed; 7 cases of fungal infection were seen (6 Candida sp., 1 Mucor sp.). All 7 patients with fungal abscesses died.

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