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Rupture of an amoebic liver abscess in pregnancy. A case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  354030     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The association between hepatic amoebiasis and pregnancy is rare. Between 1966 and 1976 only 5 cases have been described in the world literature. A sixth case is described, and the literature to date is reviewed. Guidelines for management are presented.
Authors:
D B Cowan; M C Houlton
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde     Volume:  53     ISSN:  0256-9574     ISO Abbreviation:  S. Afr. Med. J.     Publication Date:  1978 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1978-09-29     Completed Date:  1978-09-29     Revised Date:  2014-09-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404520     Medline TA:  S Afr Med J     Country:  SOUTH AFRICA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  460-1     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Humans
Liver Abscess, Amebic / complications*
Pregnancy
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious*
Rupture, Spontaneous

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