Inflammatory lesions of the groin: ultrasonic evaluation.

  title={Inflammatory lesions of the groin: ultrasonic evaluation.},
  author={M A Sandler and Micah Alpern and Beatrice L. Madrazo and K F Gitschlag},
  volume={151 3},
Sonograms of 72 patients with pain and swelling in the groin due to intravenous drug abuse were reviewed, together with 2 cases which were due to trauma. There were 27 abscesses, 36 cases of cellulitis or thrombophlebitis, 7 cases of lymphadenopathy, 3 hematomas, and 1 pseudoaneurysm. Most abscesses presented as distinct masses, while cellulitis was seen… CONTINUE READING