CT-Guided transgluteal drainage of deep pelvic abscesses in children: selective use as an alternative to transrectal drainage.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The transgluteal approach to abscess drainage through the greater sciatic foramen has been described in adults, but this route has not been as extensively studied in children. We performed CT-guided transgluteal percutaneous abscess drainage in seven children and assessed the results of drainage and catheter tolerance. CONCLUSION Transgluteal… (More)

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@article{Gervais2000CTGuidedTD, title={CT-Guided transgluteal drainage of deep pelvic abscesses in children: selective use as an alternative to transrectal drainage.}, author={D. A. Gervais and Phillip Hahn and M J O'neill and Pie M{\"u}ller}, journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology}, year={2000}, volume={175 5}, pages={1393-6} }