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Splenic abscess due to Salmonella enteritidis

DOI: 10.4081/idr.2012.e4

Keywords: Salmonella enteritidis , spleen , abscess

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Splenic abscess is a very rare complication of non-typhoidal Salmonella infections. We report a case of splenic abscess caused by Salmonella enteritidis. The patient is a 63-year-old woman with diabetes mellitus and underwent splenectomy. This case suggests that the patients with comorbities are at increased risk for invasive infections in non-typhoidal Salmonella infections.

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