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Abscess in thigh

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Non-traumatic right thigh pain with fever for a few days. Femoral radiograph is normal.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Right thigh

Collection in vastus intermedius muscle. Irregular wall, central mobile echoes noted. Perilesional hypervascularity is present.

Case Discussion

Abscess in vastus intermedius muscle of the thigh.

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Case information

rID: 17215
Published: 27th Mar 2012
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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