Brucella melitensis-Induced Transaminitis.
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
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Essrani, R., & Shnitser, A. (2021). Brucella melitensis-Induced Transaminitis. Cureus, 13(3), e13656. https://doi.org/10.7759/cureus.13656
Gastroenterology | Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Medicine, Department of Medicine Faculty