Neonatal iliopsoas abscess presenting with transient cyanosis of a single extremity: a case report and review of the literature


Akin M. S. , AĞAÇKIRAN D. , ÜNAL E. , ÖZKALE YAVUZ Ö. , YİĞİT Ş.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.62, no.1, pp.160-164, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.24953/turkjped.2020.01.025
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.160-164

Abstract

A newborn baby with an unusual complaint of transient left leg cyanosis during crying, who was diagnosed with a iliopsoas abscess is presented. Newborn cases diagnosed with an iliopsoas abscess in the English literature are summarized and differences in clinical presentations are discussed.