Let's talk about Space-Occupying Lesions
that are important for you in the Liver.
Let's begin with our topic of
Remember, in particular Helmut
known as Entamoeba histolytica
in Entamoeba histolytica amoebic
apart from the patient having diarrhea,
is also having issues in the liver,
where there is abscess
you heard of perhaps anchovy paste?
Literally, the abscess within there
releasing all that elastase
It looks like paste.
in the right lobe,
presents after resolution
organism and Amoeba Hystolitica
Aspirate is described as anchovy paste.
Pyogenic abscess: solitary or multiple
diverticular disease or colonic tumor,
here, it is the fact that
if you have diverticular disease
that you might have fecalith:
Accumulation of feces
in the diverticulum.
There's every possibility that you
might have anaerobic growth.
may result in Pyogenic abscess
within the liver.
Hydatid cysts: The classic imaging
of adjacent daughter cysts and
is what you are thinking of.
Positive echinococcal serology.
aspiration contra-indicated due
with some of this helmuts and such,
there is every possibility
that the patient
may actually develop anaphalaxis.
Be very careful with such interesting
serologies that are positive.
echinococcal hydatid cysts.
A simple cyst.
found in 1% of population,