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Case 45

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell
  • Matthew Gibson
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Abstract

An 87-year-old woman was admitted to hospital ­following a fall. Her falls were longstanding with a recent increase in frequency.

She was seen in outpatients 6 months previously for investigation of anaemia, and declined colonoscopy.

Keywords

Biliary Tract Recent Increase Abdominal Discomfort Drug Usage Hepatic Abscess 
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Further Reading

  1. O’Farrell N, Collins CG, McEntee GP (2010) Pyogenic liver abscesses: Diminished role for operative treatment. Surgeon. Aug;8(4):192-196PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  • Matthew Gibson
    • 2
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK
  2. 2.Royal Berkshire HospitalReadingUK

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