Retrosternal abscess after trigger point injections in a pregnant woman: a case report

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INTRODUCTION Although retrosternal abscess is a well known complication of sternotomy and intravenous drug abuse, to date it has not been described as a consequence of trigger point injections. There are reported cases of serious complications as a result of this procedure including epidural abscess, necrotizing fasciitis, osteomyelitis and gas gangrene… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-5-403

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