Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts 653
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 105-107

Enigmatic picture of Salmonella bacteremia with mycotic aneurysm and hepatitis

Department of General Medicine, Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. N S Harsha
Department of General Medicine, 17, Millers Road, Cantonment Railway Station Road, Kaverappa Layout, Vasanth Nagar, Bengaluru - 560 005, Karnataka
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/mjmsr.mjmsr_8_18

Rights and Permissions

Salmonella bacteremia commonly presents as typhoid (enteric) fever in tropics. Seldom do we come across some of extraintestinal manifestations of salmonellosis such as mycotic aneurysm and hepatitis. We are submitting the case details of a 60-year-old male who presented with compressive features of a ruptured mycotic aneurysm and hepatitis. Ruptured mycotic aneurysm was accidentally discovered during imaging study of the spine. Such cases pose a diagnostic challenge and require meticulous search for cause.

Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded227    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal