SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.34, no.2, pp.133-135, 2002 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES
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Brucellosis may lead to complications that affect different organ systems, including the liver and spleen. In acute disease, hepatosplenic abscess is a rare complication. We report herein a woman with splenic abscess due to acute Brucella melitensis infection who was successfully treated with antibiotics alone.