Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome

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The terms "Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome" returned 24 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome.
 

Author(s): Amey Dilip Sonavane, Pravin M Rathi

Journal: Indian J. Med. Res.. 2017 Jan;145(1):147.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Chlamydia trachomatis-induced Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome: a case report.
 

Author(s): Cyril Jabea Ekabe, Jules Kehbila, Tsi Njim, Benjamin Momo Kadia, Celestine Ntemlefack Tendonge, Gottlieb Lobe Monekosso

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome is defined as perihepatitis associated with pelvic inflammatory disease. Chlamydia trachomatis is one of its most common aetiologies. This syndrome usually presents with right upper quadrant abdominal pain mimicking other hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome Consequent to a Wound Infection Following Removal of a Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter.
 

Author(s): Tal Zilberman-Daniels, Keren Cohen-Hagai, Yael Einbinder, Alexandra Osadchy, Sydney Benchetrit, Ze'ev Korzets

Journal: Perit Dial Int. ;36(6):693-695.

 

Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome (FHCS) is a condition characterized by inflammation of the liver capsule (perihepatitis) and adjacent peritoneal surfaces. We report a case of FHCS developing in a peritoneal dialysis (PD) patient in whom catheter removal due to recurrent peritonitis was ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome associated with tuberculous salpingitis and peritonitis: a case presentation and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Laura Coremans, Frederik de Clerck

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome or acute perihepatitis is considered a rare complication of pelvic inflammatory disease, mostly associated with chlamydial or gonococcal salpingitis. Peritoneal tuberculosis is a rare site of extra-pulmonary infection caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome Caused by Gonococcal Infection in a Patient with Systemic Lupus Erythematous: A Case Report and Literature Review.
 

Author(s): Darío A Rueda, Luisina Aballay, Lisandro Orbea, Diego A Carrozza, Paola Finocchietto, Silvia B Hernandez, Mariano M Volpacchio, Horacio di Fonzo

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BACKGROUND Fitz-Hugh-Curtis (FHC) syndrome is a perihepatitis linked to inflammatory pelvic disease. It can be caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae or Chlamydia trachomatis infections. FHC syndrome usually presents with pain in the right hypochondrium and fever, associated with symptoms ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Chronic intermittent abdominal pain in young woman with intestinal malrotation, Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome and appendiceal neuroendocrine tumor: a rare case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Alessia Cusimano, Ahmed Mohammed Alaaeldien Beniamin Abdelghany, Andrea Donadini

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There are a lot of different causes of abdominal pain; in this case, a young woman suffers from three diseases with similar symptoms. Adult intestinal mal-rotation is a rare condition of deviation from the normal 270° counter clockwise rotation of the midgut resulting in, not only ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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