Paraspinal Abscess after Percutaneous Adhesiolysis
Burhanettin Usta 1, Hüseyin Sert 1, Muhammet Gözdemir 1 * , Bünyamin Muslu 1
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1 Fatih University Medical School and Hospital Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care
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Permanent pain after surgical approach for lumbar pathology may due to epidural scarring. However, surgical approach could not relieve the pain in all cases. Percutaneous adhesiolysis might be a valuable technique in managing chronic pain caused by epidural scarring. Following the percutaneous adhesiolysis, it has been reported that several complications such as dural puncture, intravascular injection, but abscess formation in the paraspinal muscles immediately after the adhesiolysis is the first case in literature.


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Article Type: Brief Report

Eur J Gen Med, 2010 - Volume 7 Issue 3, pp. 350-351

Publication date: 12 Jul 2010

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