Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome

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The terms "Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome" returned 21 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chlamydia trachomatis-induced Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome: a case report.
 

Author(s): Cyril Jabea Ekabe, Jules Kehbila, Tsi Njim, Benjamin Momo Kadia, Celestine Ntemlefack Tendonge, Gottlieb Lobe Monekosso

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome is defined as perihepatitis associated with pelvic inflammatory disease. Chlamydia trachomatis is one of its most common aetiologies. This syndrome usually presents with right upper quadrant abdominal pain mimicking other hepatobiliary and gastrointestinal ...

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2017

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An Uncommon Manifestation of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome with Right-side Chest Pain.
 

Author(s): Ko Harada, Masaya Iwamuro, Yoshihisa Hanayama, Fumio Otsuka

Journal: Acta Med. Okayama. 2016 ;70(2):145-9.

 

Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome is characterized by an inflammation of the perihepatic capsules associated with pelvic inflammatory disease. The typical symptom is severe right upper quadrant abdominal pain. We report a patient with Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome who presented with an atypical ...

Last Updated: 20 Apr 2016

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Nontuberculous mycobacterial infection in a clinical presentation of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome: a case report with multigene diagnostic approach.
 

Author(s): Hang-Yong Jang, Peter D Burbelo, Yang-Seok Chae, Tak Kim, Yunjung Cho, Hyun-Tae Park

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome (FHCS) is caused by inflammation of perihepatic capsules associated with pelvic inflammatory disease. In recent years, infections with nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) have been increasingly occurring in immunocompromised and immunocompetent patients. However, ...

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2014

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The terms "Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chronic intermittent abdominal pain in young woman with intestinal malrotation, Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome and appendiceal neuroendocrine tumor: a rare case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Alessia Cusimano, Ahmed Mohammed Alaaeldien Beniamin Abdelghany, Andrea Donadini

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There are a lot of different causes of abdominal pain; in this case, a young woman suffers from three diseases with similar symptoms. Adult intestinal mal-rotation is a rare condition of deviation from the normal 270° counter clockwise rotation of the midgut resulting in, not only ...

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2016

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