Advertisement

Bacterial Contamination of the Pancreas with Intestinal Germs: A Cause of Acute Suppurative Pancreatitis?

  • E. Hancke
  • G. Marklein

Abstract

In 70% of patients with pancreatic abscess, typical Gram-negative intestinal bacteria — Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa etc. — can be cultured from the pus [1].

Keywords

Portal Vein Acute Pancreatitis Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Pancreatic Duct Biliary Tract 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Kaushik SP, Vohra R, Verma GR, Kaushik S, Sabharwal A (1984) Pancreatic abscess: a review of seventeen cases. Br J Surg 71:141PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Becker JM, Pamperton JH, Di Magno EP, Ilstrup DM, Mclllrath DC, Dozois RR (1984) Prognostic factors in pancreatic abscess. Surgery 96:455PubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Hancke
    • 1
  • G. Marklein
    • 2
  1. 1.Chirurgische Universitätsklinik und PoliklinikUniversity of BonnBonn-VenusbergGermany
  2. 2.Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie und ImmunologieUniversity of BonnBonnGermany

Personalised recommendations