Pyogenic Liver Abscess complications
Pyogenic Liver Abscess

Complications could include:

  • Pleural effusion, also called "water on the lung," is an excessive buildup of fluid between your lungs and chest cavity. There's always a small amount of liquid inside your lungs.
  • Septicemia is bacterial infection spread through the entire vascular system of the body. If untreated, it can result in sepsis, a life-threatening inflammation. A main symptom is blue lips or finger nails.
  • Blood poisoning is a serious infection. It occurs when bacteria are in the bloodstream. Despite its name, the infection has nothing to do with poison.
  • An abscess is a pocket of inflamed tissue filled with pus. Abscesses can form anywhere on the body (inside and outside), but are most commonly found on the surface of the skin. An abdominal abscess is a pus pocket located in the abdominal region, ...
  • Pleurisy occurs when the tissues that line your lungs and chest wall become inflamed or infected, causing extreme pain. Pleuisy is often treated with antibiotics.
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