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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
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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
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