Liver abscesses

Liver abscesses

M108/0557 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.2MB

Downloadable file size: 4.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Liver abscesses. Gross specimen of liver tissue with four abscesses. An abscess is a cavity, often formed secondary to a bacterial infection, that is usually filled with pus, a foul-smelling liquid of cellular debris, bacteria and white blood cells. A liver abscess may result from blood poisoning, the perforation of the intestines, appendicitis, post- operative infections, injury or an inflamed bile duct. Certain protozoan infections can also cause liver abscesses. Treatment is usually with drugs (antibiotics) for the bacterial infection, though surgical draining of the abscesses may be needed.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: abscess, abscesses, bacterial, clinical, condition, diagnosis, diagnostic, disease, disorder, fluid, gross, healthcare, hepatic, infected, infection, liver, medical, medicine, pathological, pathology, post-mortem, pus, section, sectioned, specimen, tissue

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.