Pott's Spine with Bilateral Psoas Abscesses

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Masavkar, Sanjeevani; Shanbag, Preeti; Inamdar, Prithi;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Case Reports in Orthopedics,volume 2,012 (issn: 2090-6749, eissn: 2090-6757)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2012/208946, pmc: PMC3504224
  • Subject: Orthopedic surgery | RD701-811 | Case Report | Article Subject
    mesheuropmc: musculoskeletal diseases

A high degree of suspicion and appropriate imaging studies are required for the early diagnosis of Pott’s spine. We describe a 4-year-old boy with Pott’s disease of the lumbar spine with bilateral psoas abscesses. The child responded to conservative treatment with antit... View more
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