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Pyogenic Liver Abscess Summary

Description: Single or multiple areas of PUS due to bacterial infection within the hepatic parenchyma. It can be caused by a variety of BACTERIA, local or disseminated from infections elsewhere such as in APPENDICITIS; CHOLECYSTITIS; PERITONITIS; and after LIVER TRANSPLANTATION.

Also Known As: Liver Abscess, Pyogenic; Pyogenic Hepatic Abscess; Abscess, Pyogenic Hepatic; Abscess, Pyogenic Liver; Abscesses, Pyogenic Hepatic Show All >>

Networked: 121 relevant articles (8 outcomes, 8 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Pyogenic Liver Abscess

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 4 outcomes in 29 results : IBA
  2. Penicillins (Penicillin) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 1
  3. Gadolinium : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. zolpidem (Ambien) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 29 Generic
  5. Virulence Factors (Pathogenicity Factors) : 2 results : IBA
  6. Metronidazole (Metric) : 2 results : FDA 70 Generic
  7. Immunoglobulin E (IgE) : 2 results : IBA
  8. C-Reactive Protein : 2 results : IBA
  9. Bilirubin : 2 results : IBA
  10. Alkaline Phosphatase : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Pyogenic Liver Abscess

  1. Abscess
  2. Pancreatic Neoplasms (Pancreatic Cancer)
  3. Amebic Liver Abscess
  4. Liver Abscess
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Pyogenic Liver Abscess

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  1. Catheters : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 24 results
  2. Intensive Care (Surgical Intensive Care) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  3. Stents : 1 study in 2 results
  4. Chinese Traditional Medicine (Traditional Chinese Medicine) : 1 study in 2 results
  5. Hepatectomy : 4 results
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