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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
West, W. ; Fletcher, H. ; Hanchard, B. ; Rattray, C. ; Vaughan, K.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
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Article Title
Bilateral psoas abscess in a case of granuloma inguinale
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
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Date of Publication
2005
Volume ID
54
Issue ID
5
Page(s)
343-5
Language
eng
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Location/URL
http:; caribbean.scielo.org/pdf/wimj/v54n5/v54n5a15.pdf
ISSN
0043-3144 (Print)
Notes
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Abstract
The authors present a case of disseminated granuloma inguinale with bilateral psoas abscesses. Infection with calymmatobacterium granulomatis is usually localized to the genital organs but rarely may be disseminated. A search of the literature revealed that only two cases of psoas abscesses due to calymmatobacterium granulomatis were previously reported....
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