Morel-lavallee seroma: a review of two cases in the lumbar region in the adolescent

@article{Sawkar2011MorellavalleeSA,
  title={Morel-lavallee seroma: a review of two cases in the lumbar region in the adolescent},
  author={Anisha A. Sawkar and Leonard Edward Swischuk and Siddharth P. Jadhav},
  journal={Emergency Radiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={18},
  pages={495-498}
}
Morel-Lavallee seroma (MLS) is a lesion that develops after blunt closed soft tissue trauma and after surgical procedures particularly in the pelvis and abdomen. We describe two cases of MLS occurring in the lumbar spinal region in adolescent males who sustained blunt pelvic and abdominal trauma. Imaging plays a key role in the diagnosis of the MLS lesion and is essential in differentiating delayed MLS from lesions such as abscess, posttraumatic meningocele, and more sinister entities such as… CONTINUE READING

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