abdominal actinomycosis


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a serious form of actinomycosis that affects the abdomen

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In a more recent study, Lee et al analyzed abdominal actinomycosis of the GI tract in 18 patients, 14 of whom were diagnosed postoperatively and 4 percutaneously sampled.
CT scanning is useful for showing the extent and characteristics of abdominal actinomycosis.
Abdominal actinomycosis is also frequently associated with a loss of mucosal integrity by gastrointestinal surgery, diverticulitis, appendicitis, or the presence of a foreign body.
The classic symptoms of abdominal actinomycosis are diffuse abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea.