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Chronic postoperative epidural abscess with ascending neuromyotonia.
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PMID:  12456456     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Clinicians are reminded that epidural abscesses may not follow epidural space violation, may present a confusing constellation of back pain and paraparesis, and may have serious consequences if not diagnosed accurately and managed aggressively with spinal decompression.
James H Diaz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Anesthesia and analgesia     Volume:  95     ISSN:  0003-2999     ISO Abbreviation:  Anesth. Analg.     Publication Date:  2002 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-11-28     Completed Date:  2003-01-02     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1310650     Medline TA:  Anesth Analg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1770-1, table of contents     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans 70112, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Chronic Disease
Epidural Abscess / etiology*
Isaacs Syndrome / etiology*
Postoperative Complications / etiology*

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