Botryomycosis as an Obstructive Hepatic Disease

Grover C. Bagby, Jean Jacques Gunning

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Botryomycosis is a disorder caused by certain nonfilamentous bacteria that produce lesions that resemble actinomycosis. We describe a previously well, young man who initially had apparent hepatitis due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa which spread hematogenously to involve both lungs. He was treated successfully with antibiotics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)472-473
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of internal medicine
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1978

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine


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