Silent menace: septic abdominal thrombophlebitis

Schattner, Ami; Adi, Meital; Cohen, Joel
November 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/21/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 11, p1372
Academic Journal
This article discusses the case of a 69-year-old man with septic abdominal thrombophlebitis. The findings of his initial examination and laboratory tests were normal, and he was discharged. He was admitted again after the days. The symptoms showed by the patient are indicated, including fever and chills. Moreover, this article explains the causes of septic abdominal thrombophlebitis.


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