Title

Brucella melitensis-Induced Transaminitis.

Publication/Presentation Date

3-2-2021

Abstract

Brucellosis is infrequently reported in the United States and is mostly an occupational hazard among workers engaged in livestock raising and processing. It is a systemic infectious disease and can involve the liver in varying ways, ranging from benign subclinical increases in serum aminotransferase levels to ominous chronic suppurative disease. It is endemic in many countries, primarily those of the Mediterranean region. It is usually treated with antibiotics. We present a case of a 37-year-old female who developed

Volume

13

Issue

3

First Page

13656

Last Page

13656

ISSN

2168-8184

Disciplines

Gastroenterology | Medicine and Health Sciences

PubMedID

33824807

Department(s)

Department of Medicine, Department of Medicine Faculty

Document Type

Article

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