• Multiple staphylococcal liver abscesses in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease failed to resolve with antibiotic treatment and surgical drainage. The infection was finally controlled by addition of granulocyte transfusion therapy totaling 24 transfusions and a total of 14.5 × 1010 granulocytes.
(Arch Surg 1983;118:873-874)
Dougherty SH, Peterson PK, Simmons RL. Granulocyte Transfusion as Adjunctive Therapy for Qualitative GranulocytopeniaMultiple Liver Abscesses in a Patient With Chronic Granulomatous Disease. Arch Surg. 1983;118(7):873-874. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1983.01390070081017