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Splenic Abscess Caused by Brucellosis and Its Management: A Case Report of a Rare Clinical Entity with a Brief Review of the Literature

Shahram Habibzadeh 1 , Moharram Aghabalaii 1 , Jafar Mohammad Shahi 1 and Nasrollah Maleki 2 , *
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1 Department of Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, IR Iran
2 The Persian Gulf Tropical Medicine Research Center, Department of Endocrinology, Bushehr University of Medical Sciences, Bushehr, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: April 2017, 12 (2); e39387
  • Published Online: January 8, 2017
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 22, 2016
  • Revised: December 31, 2016
  • Accepted: January 1, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.39387

To Cite: Habibzadeh S, Aghabalaii M, Mohammad Shahi J, Maleki N. Splenic Abscess Caused by Brucellosis and Its Management: A Case Report of a Rare Clinical Entity with a Brief Review of the Literature, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2017 ; 12(2):e39387. doi: 10.5812/archcid.39387.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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