7 doctors weighed in:

Can you tell me the diagnostic tests and treatment methods for epidural abscess?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Karl Haake
Anesthesiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: MRI, surgery

If you have an epidural abscess, it is important for you to see your physician immediately.
An MRI will diagnose this problem and treatment includes surgical evacuation of the abscess and antibiotics.

In brief: MRI, surgery

If you have an epidural abscess, it is important for you to see your physician immediately.
An MRI will diagnose this problem and treatment includes surgical evacuation of the abscess and antibiotics.
Dr. Karl Haake
Dr. Karl Haake
Thank
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Epidural abcess

Mri followed by ct guided aspiration and cultur apprpriate IV anti biotics.
Opem surgical debride for sytemic signs of infx or any neurologic symptomswith drain.

In brief: Epidural abcess

Mri followed by ct guided aspiration and cultur apprpriate IV anti biotics.
Opem surgical debride for sytemic signs of infx or any neurologic symptomswith drain.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
Thank
Read more answers from doctors