pylephlebitis


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pylephlebitis

 [pi″le-flĕ-bi´tis]
inflammation of the portal vein.

py·le·phle·bi·tis

(pī'lē-fle-bī'tis),
Inflammation of the portal vein or any of its branches.
[G. pylē, a gate, + phleps, vein, + -itis, inflammation]

pylephlebitis

/py·le·phle·bi·tis/ (-flĕ-bi´tis) inflammation of the portal vein.

py·le·phle·bi·tis

(pī'lē-flĕ-bī'tis)
Inflammation of the portal vein or any of its branches.
[G. pylē, a gate, + phleps, vein, + -itis, inflammation]

pylephlebitis

Inflammation of the PORTAL VEIN.

pylephlebitis

inflammation of the portal vein.
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Herein, we report a rare case of pylephlebitis secondary to K.
To the best of our knowledge, this is only the second case of pylephlebitis secondary to urinary infection in the literature; however, this is the first report in association with K.
In summary, although rare, pylephlebitis remains a less-recognized entity with a high rate of mortality.