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Psoas abscess: diagnosis and treatment.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21655500     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Psoas abscess is an uncommon presentation on the acute medical take. However recognition and appropriate treatment is essential. This review is designed to highlight the clinical features, microbiology, diagnostic tests and treatment for this condition. In order to illustrate some of the pitfalls and complexities in the management of psoas abscess we have included a case history of a patient who was recently treated in our department.
Authors:
R Kandasamy; A Srikanth; S M Rutter; C J Butcher; J Snape
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acute medicine     Volume:  5     ISSN:  1747-4884     ISO Abbreviation:  Acute Med     Publication Date:  2006  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-06-09     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101553725     Medline TA:  Acute Med     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  13-6     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
King's Mill Hospital Mansfield Road Sutton in Ashfield Notts NG17 4JL.
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