Problem

Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome

Other Names:
Violin string adhesions of the liver
Perihepatitis
Nature:
The majority of patients who have violin-string adhesions of the liver have no symptoms at all. Some, however, get pain when taking a deep breath. Possible causes include infection like ruptured appendix, gonorrhoea, chlamydia or pelvic inflammatory disease from any source.
Related Problems:
Hepatitis
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
28.04.2003 – 00:00 CEST