Possible Causes for Lesser Sac Abscess in USA

  • Pancreatic Phlegmon
    Lesser Sac Abscess
  • Acute Pancreatitis
    Retroperitoneal Abscess Lesser Sac Abscess

    Acute pancreatitis is a sudden inflammation of the pancreas. The most common symptoms and signs include severe, dull epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, anorexia and fever. Alcohol consumption and biliary stone disease cause most cases of acute pancreatitis. The most common presenting sign of acute…[1]

  • Gastric Rupture
    Lesser Sac Abscess
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
    Lesser Sac Abscess

    Pancreatic pseudocyst is a collection of pancreatic secretions encapsulated by granulation and fibrous tissue and occurs primarily in the setting of either acute and chronic pancreatitis. Clinical course may be asymptomatic, while abdominal pain, vomiting and other gastrointestinal symptoms are reported. The diagnosis…[2]

  • Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
    Retroperitoneal Abscess Lesser Sac Abscess
  • Duodenal Ulcer Perforation
    Lesser Sac Abscess
  • Chronic Abscess
    Abscess
  • Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder
    Abscess

    Patients diagnosed with primary immune deficiency disorder may show any one of several gene defects that cause the immune system to fail. Contrary to secondary immunodeficiencies, environmental factors triggering symptom onset cannot be identified. Many PIDD patients have a family history of immunodeficiency or…[3]

  • Fusarium Infection
    Abscess

    Fungal species of the genus Fusarium are opportunistic pathogens and may cause fusariosis. Immunocompromised patients are particularly prone to Fusarium infection and in these individuals, hematogenous spread of pathogens may lead to disseminated, life-threatening disease. Patients suffering from fusariosis usually…[4]

  • Cyst
    Abscess

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References

  1. Acute Pancreatitis, Symptoma
  2. Pancreatic Pseudocyst, Symptoma
  3. Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder, Symptoma
  4. Fusarium Infection, Symptoma