Liver Abscess

Usually e coli klebsiella or streptococcus [1]. Klebsiella has been emerging and might cause the majority of cases. [2].

Alcohol use is a major risk increaser, Diabetes, and asian decent. It appears that the main route of infection is traveling through the intestinal wall to arrive at the liver. Iron overload hemochromatosis may also predispose since this bacteria must steal iron from the host to survive [3] [4].

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