Fitz-Hugh–Curtis syndrome occurs when pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) causes inflammation of the capsule covering the liver and the surrounding area. It causes pain and tenderness in the upper right abdomen over the liver.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Peter Shalit, MD, PhD - Internal Medicine|
|Last Revised||March 26, 2013|
|By:||Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: March 26, 2013|
|Medical Review:||Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine|
Peter Shalit, MD, PhD - Internal Medicine
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