Document Detail


Bilateral iliopsoas abscess associated with right hip septic arthritis in a neonate.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25028234     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Iliopsoas abscess is a very rare pathology in the neonatal period. There is a lack of reports in the literature on bilateral psoas abscess with hip joint arthritis. We report a case of bilateral iliopsoas abscess with concomitant right hip septic arthritis, caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a 28-day-old male infant. The baby presented with bilateral diffuse swelling of the groins and upper thighs. He was treated successfully by ultrasound-guided percutaneous drainage along with systemic antibiotic therapy. Clinical improvement was observed within 24-48 hours of drainage.
Authors:
Maher M Al-Zaiem; Salem J Bajuifer; Mohammed O Fattani; Feras M Al-Zaiem
Related Documents :
3203534 - Lichen planus following procainamide-induced lupus erythematosus.
8476154 - Necrotizing fasciitis secondary to discoid lupus erythematosus.
11872414 - Pityriasis versicolor rubra.
8107164 - Rare manifestations of sarcoidosis.
2152454 - Screening for psychiatric morbidity in an accident and emergency department.
2677884 - Kalt, keratoconus, and the contact lens.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Saudi medical journal     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0379-5284     ISO Abbreviation:  Saudi Med J     Publication Date:  2014 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-07-16     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7909441     Medline TA:  Saudi Med J     Country:  Saudi Arabia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  743-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Primary Ewing`s sarcoma of the anterior fontanelle in a neonate.
Next Document:  Cecum perforation due to biliary stent migration.