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Dengue fever presenting as acute acalculous cholecystitis.
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2009 Aug; 19(8):531-3.JC

Abstract

Dengue Fever (DF) with acute acalculous cholecystitis is a rare and atypical presentation. We report a case of dengue fever presenting as acute acalculous cholecystitis. The patient presented with abdominal pain, vomiting and fever. Her platelet counts were low and Dengue antibody test was positive. Ultrasound showed acute acalculous cholecystitis. The patient was successfully managed conservatively.

Authors+Show Affiliations

Department of Medicine, Bismillah Taqi Hospital, Karachi. asmaadil@hotmail.com

Pub Type(s)

Case Reports
Journal Article

Language

eng

PubMed ID

19651022

Citation

Nasim, Asma. "Dengue Fever Presenting as Acute Acalculous Cholecystitis." Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP, vol. 19, no. 8, 2009, pp. 531-3.
Nasim A. Dengue fever presenting as acute acalculous cholecystitis. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2009;19(8):531-3.
Nasim, A. (2009). Dengue fever presenting as acute acalculous cholecystitis. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP, 19(8), 531-3. https://doi.org/08.2009/JCPSP.531533
Nasim A. Dengue Fever Presenting as Acute Acalculous Cholecystitis. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2009;19(8):531-3. PubMed PMID: 19651022.
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TY - JOUR T1 - Dengue fever presenting as acute acalculous cholecystitis. A1 - Nasim,Asma, PY - 2008/10/13/received PY - 2009/04/11/accepted PY - 2009/8/5/entrez PY - 2009/8/5/pubmed PY - 2010/9/3/medline SP - 531 EP - 3 JF - Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP JO - J Coll Physicians Surg Pak VL - 19 IS - 8 N2 - Dengue Fever (DF) with acute acalculous cholecystitis is a rare and atypical presentation. We report a case of dengue fever presenting as acute acalculous cholecystitis. The patient presented with abdominal pain, vomiting and fever. Her platelet counts were low and Dengue antibody test was positive. Ultrasound showed acute acalculous cholecystitis. The patient was successfully managed conservatively. SN - 1022-386X UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/citation/19651022/Dengue_fever_presenting_as_acute_acalculous_cholecystitis_ L2 - http://www.diseaseinfosearch.org/result/1342 DB - PRIME DP - Unbound Medicine ER -
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