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Case Study Volume 8 Issue 5

Liver Abscess Caused by Acute Cholecystitis Treated Laparoscopic with or without Cholecystectomy Category: Case Study

Al Aloul A1,2*, Munteanu D1, Pascutoi A1, Bambour G1, Mihalache D1 and Varlas V3,4

1Spitalul Municipal Ramnicu Sarat – Buzau, Romania
2Biotera University, Faculty of Nursing- Buzau, Romania
3Spitalul Clinic Filantropia, Romania
4UMF Carol Davila – Bucharest, Romania

*Corresponding Author: Al Aloul A, Spitalul Municipal Ramnicu Sarat – Buzau, Romania.

Received: March 21, 2024; Published: April 16, 2024


Acute cholecystitis is an inflammation of gallbladder due to gallstones which is one of the most common causes of admission in surgical department, liver abscess is the pus collection caused from bacterial infection in liver parenchyma, developed in rare cases in acute cholecystitis with 0.8-3.2% incidence. Liver abscess caused by gallbladder perforation (pericholecystic abscess) it can be a disastrous complication with mortality rate 5.6%. we reported four cases of liver abscess caused by acute cholecystitis with different approach, first two cases drainage laparoscopic approach and IV antibiotics, after that they become as elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy, the third one drainage and started laparoscopic approach then converted to open approach due to adhesions and bleeding, the fourth one antibiotics IV, cholecystectomy and drainage of the abscess laparoscopic approach. The best method to treat the liver abscess depends on the clinical situation, the site of the abscess and experience of the surgeon.

 Keywords: Liver Abscess; Cholecystitis; Laparoscopy Cholecystectomy


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Citation: Al Aloul A., et al. “Liver Abscess Caused by Acute Cholecystitis Treated Laparoscopic with or without Cholecystectomy Category: Case Study”.Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 8.5 (2024): 49-53.


Copyright: © 2024 Al Aloul A., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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