Infantile lumbosacral spinal subdural abscess with sacral dermal sinus tract.

@article{Park2007InfantileLS,
  title={Infantile lumbosacral spinal subdural abscess with sacral dermal sinus tract.},
  author={Seoung Woo Park and Soo Han Yoon and Ki Hong Cho and Yong Sam Shin and Young Hwan Ahn},
  journal={Spine},
  year={2007},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={E52-5}
}
STUDY DESIGN Clinical case report of a spinal subdural abscess in an infant presenting with sacral dermal sinus tract (DST). OBJECTIVES To suggest that sacral DST with caudal direction may require surgical resection as early as possible. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA DST may induce the formation of a spinal abscess. However, it is sometimes difficult to decide on early surgical resection for DST, especially in cases that are located at a lower level than the lumbar spine and directed caudally… CONTINUE READING

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