Amebic liver abscess.
A 30-year-old male experienced diarrhea for two weeks with
fever of 39° C, nausea, vomiting, malaise and right upper abdominal pain.
Physical examination revealed hepatomegaly 6 cm below the right costal
margin. CT scan showed a single hypodense mass in the rigth lobe of 7.8 x
5.2 cm, round, with well defined borders. Seroameba titers were positive
(1:512). Amebic liver abscess was diagnosed.
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