Download Citation on ResearchGate | Actinomicosis abdominal: revisión de tres casos | Actinomycosis is a chronic, suppurative, granulomatous disease caused. Abstract. Presentamos el caso de una mujer de 67 años con una rara forma de actinomicosis. Clínicamente simulaba una enfermedad inflamatoria intestinal y. La actinomicosis es una enfermedad que debe ser considerada por el cirujano ante un cuadro subagudo de evolución con fiebre intermitente, pérdida de peso, .

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The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two receding years. Scarce non-malodorous purulent material is sent to microbiology, obtained actinomocosis the fascia Fig. We report a 68 year old male with clinical symptoms of flank pain and right lower quadrant mass, associated with fatigue, weakness and weight loss.

First the possibility of a new intervention for the resection of the abdominal tumour and potential hysterectomy with double adnexectomy was considered, this idea was discarded when full remission of the lesions was proved in imaging tests. She mentioned a history of eight voluntary abortions and being a carrier of a copper intrauterine device IUD for actinokicosis years, withdrawn 2 months previously during a gynaecological examination. Conclusions Actinomycosis should abdominla considered in patients with pelvic mass or abdominal wall mass that mimics a malignancy.

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Actinomycosis is a rare and progressive chronic infectious disease. Report of a case. Departamento de Medicina Interna CV.


The diagnosis of abdominal actinomycosis was suspected by the finding of the microorganism in cervical cytology together with other cultures and Actinomyces negative in pathological studies, confirming the suspicion of a complete cure with empirical treatment with penicillin. Tumour markers Ca and Ca Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, March – April Pages Background Abdominal wall actinomycosis is a rare disease associated with the use of intrauterine device and as a complication of abdominal surgery.

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In any case, the surgery itself is not curative, which is why the prolonged use of antibiotics is always required. Thoracic actinomycosis in the differential diagnosis of neoplasm: An ultrasound scan actinomicsis be useful in the diagnosis when the infection is advanced and with pelvic abscesses, but there are many times when images can simulate neoplastic processes.

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actinomicoosis We present the case of a patient, 49 years old, admitted to the emergency department at our hospital who had continuous hypogastric pain for a month associated to 12 kg weight loss, anorexia, nausea and vomiting, with no rhythm alteration or fever.

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Pelvic and abdominal wall actinomycosis associated to the use of IUD may simulate a neoplastic disease, and it is therefore frequently treated surgically. J Gastroenterol Hepatol, 20pp. The mass was located in the abdominal right lower quadrant and right flank, indurated, painful and ill-defined, measuring 10 x 5 cm, with no signs of peritoneal irritation.


Am J Roentgenol ; SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and qualitative measure of the journal’s impact. The Actinomyces culture has several limitations: Primary actinomycosis of the anterior abdominal wall: This item has received.

Right hemicolectomy with ileontransverse anastomosis was performed. Rev Otorrinolaringol Cir Cabeza Cuello ; Rev Chil Radiol, 9pp. Rev Chil Obstet Ginecol ; Cir Esp, 71pp. Antibiotic therapy is the first treatment choice and makes a more invasive surgical management unnecessary.

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Spanish pdf Article in xml format Article acctinomicosis How to cite this article Automatic translation Send this article by e-mail. Services on Demand Article. Varios autores recomiendan administrar penicilina G intravenosa por un mes y luego abdominxl por penicilina oral por 6 a 12 meses o por amoxicilina 1,4,16, Aim A case report is presented of a patient who had used an intrauterine device for 4 years and developed a stony tumour in the abdominal wall associated with a set of symptoms that, clinically and radiologically, was simulating a peritoneal carcinomatosis associated with paraneoplastic syndrome, even in the course of an exploratory laparotomy.