October 2001
American Surgeon;Oct2001, Vol. 67 Issue 10, p1014
Academic Journal
Comments on the article 'Splenic Abscess: Report of Six Cases and Review of the Literature,' by B.T. Green, which appeared in the January 2001 issue of 'The American Surgeon.' Failure to mention the bacterial causative microorganism Pseudomonas pseudomallei; Possibility for certain parasitic diseases to be implicated in the etiology of splenic abscess; Comments on Green's description of management strategies.


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