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Gastroenteritis causing critical limb ischaemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9015921     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Six days after admission to hospital with Salmonella gastroenteritis, this patient presented with a critically ischaemic leg, having developed an iliac occlusion, and a subcutaneous Salmonella abscess in the anterior compartment of the leg. Critical limb ischaemia and abscess formation can be added to infective aortic aneurysm as vascular complications of Salmonella gastroenteritis.
N Mamode; K Mercer; D G Gilmour
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of clinical practice     Volume:  50     ISSN:  0007-0947     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Clin Pract     Publication Date:    1996 Oct-Nov
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-02-19     Completed Date:  1997-02-19     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0372546     Medline TA:  Br J Clin Pract     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  410     Citation Subset:  IM    
Peripheral Vascular Unit, Glasgow Royal Infirmary.
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MeSH Terms
Abscess / complications*,  microbiology
Gastroenteritis / microbiology*
Ischemia / microbiology*
Leg / blood supply*
Salmonella Infections / complications*
Salmonella enteritidis*

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