Ileopsoas abscess

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Left sided abdominal pain and fever.

Patient Data

Age: 14 years
Gender: Female

Large left ileopsoas abscess.


There is a large ileopsoas abscess that was demonstrated on CT. In addition, there is adjacent bone marrow edema and fluid in the SI joint.

Case Discussion

Imaging appearances are those of large left iliopsoas abscess. 

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Case information

rID: 24019
Published: 24th Jul 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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