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Multiple listerial liver abscesses.
  1. D Jenkins,
  2. J E Richards,
  3. Y Rees,
  4. A C Wicks
  1. Leicester General Hospital.


    Hepatic involvement in listeriosis is uncommon in adults. Cases previously reported include three presenting as acute hepatitis and three of listerial liver abscesses found at necropsy. We report a case of multiple listerial liver abscesses. We believe this to be the first time this diagnosis has been made in a living patient.

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