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Infected urachal cyst in an adult
  1. Akira Kuriyama
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    Dr A Kuriyama, Department of General Medicine, Kurashiki Central Hospital, 1-1-1 Miwa Kurashiki, Okayama 710-8602, Japan; nrk40448{at}

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An otherwise healthy 34-year-old man presented with a 2 day history of lower abdominal pain. Abdominal examination revealed periumbilical tenderness. No umbilical purulent discharge or erythema was noted. Contrast enhanced CT revealed an enhanced, fluid filled cystic lesion extending up to umbilicus (figures 1, 2 …

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  • Contributors AK looked after the patient, wrote the manuscript and approved the submission of the current manuscript.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; not externally peer reviewed.