Percutaneous drainage of a psoas abscess in a young child

W. T. Sullivan, C. M. Glasier, J. M. Yrizarry, T. L. Collins

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Abstract

Percutaneous drainage of abdominal and retroperitoneal abscesses has become a widely practiced alternative to surgery in selected patients. Although such techniques and results have been widely reported in adults, these series do not include reports of percutaneous drainage in children. We report the percutanous drainage of a psoas abscess in a young child to emphasize that interventional radiologic techniques can be effective even in very young children.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)324-325
Number of pages2
JournalCanadian Association of Radiologists Journal
Volume35
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 1 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Sullivan, W. T., Glasier, C. M., Yrizarry, J. M., & Collins, T. L. (1984). Percutaneous drainage of a psoas abscess in a young child. Canadian Association of Radiologists Journal, 35(3), 324-325.