Cases reported "Hypospadias"

Filter by keywords:

Filtering documents. Please wait...

1/1. Post-sacral extradural catheter abscess in a child.

    A 4-yr-old child with hypospadias had a 20-gauge sacral extradural catheter inserted for perioperative analgesia. The catheter was removed 29 h after operation. Ten days after operation a skin pustule was noted at the catheter site. The pustule discharged, recurred, discharged and then recurred over the next 36-48 h. The abscess and tract were then explored under general anaesthesia: curettage was performed and some fatty material sent for culture. No growth occurred from the specimen. Antibiotics were given and resolution followed without further problem.
- - - - - - - - - -
ranking = 1
keywords = charge
(Clic here for more details about this article)

Leave a message about 'Hypospadias'

We do not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any content in this site. Click here for the full disclaimer.