Endogenous septic endophthalmitis in severe acute hepatitis with septicemia

King Wah Chiu, Yun Fan Liaw*

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Endogenous bacterial endophthalmitis occurred in a hepatitis B virus carrier during an episode of severe hepatitis complicated by anaerobic septicemia and possible spontaneous bacterial peritonitis. This may well represent another complication of severe hepatitis with anaerobic bacteremia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)694-696
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology
Issue number6
StatePublished - 12 1991
Externally publishedYes


  • Anaerobic septicemia
  • Endogenous septic endophthalmitis
  • Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis


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