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Iliopsoas abscess

MedGen UID:
38999
Concept ID:
C0085222
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Abscess, Iliopsoas; Abscess, Psoas; Abscess, Pyogenic Iliopsoas; Abscesses, Iliopsoas; Abscesses, Psoas; Abscesses, Pyogenic Iliopsoas; Iliopsoas Abscess; Iliopsoas Abscess, Pyogenic; Iliopsoas Abscesses; Iliopsoas Abscesses, Pyogenic; Psoas Abscess; Psoas Abscesses; Pyogenic Iliopsoas Abscess; Pyogenic Iliopsoas Abscesses
SNOMED CT: Psoas muscle abscess (266463007); Iliopsoas abscess (266463007); Psoas abscess (266463007)

Definition

Abscess of the PSOAS MUSCLES resulting usually from disease of the lumbar vertebrae, with the pus descending into the muscle sheath. The infection is most commonly tuberculous or staphylococcal. [from MeSH]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVIliopsoas abscess

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Holzapfel BM, Corten K, Goldberg T, Rudert M, Nogler M, Moskal J, Thaler M
Oper Orthop Traumatol 2022 Jun;34(3):203-217. Epub 2022 Jun 9 doi: 10.1007/s00064-022-00767-6. PMID: 35680676
Dietrich A, Vaccarezza H, Vaccaro CA
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 2013 Feb;23(1):45-8. doi: 10.1097/SLE.0b013e31826e0ac9. PMID: 23386150
Tabrizian P, Nguyen SQ, Greenstein A, Rajhbeharrysingh U, Divino CM
Arch Surg 2009 Oct;144(10):946-9. doi: 10.1001/archsurg.2009.144. PMID: 19841363

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Kawai Y, Banshodani M, Moriishi M, Sato T, Shintaku S, Masaki T, Kawanishi H
Ther Apher Dial 2019 Dec;23(6):534-541. Epub 2019 Apr 25 doi: 10.1111/1744-9987.12801. PMID: 30864296
Dietrich A, Vaccarezza H, Vaccaro CA
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 2013 Feb;23(1):45-8. doi: 10.1097/SLE.0b013e31826e0ac9. PMID: 23386150
Tabrizian P, Nguyen SQ, Greenstein A, Rajhbeharrysingh U, Divino CM
Arch Surg 2009 Oct;144(10):946-9. doi: 10.1001/archsurg.2009.144. PMID: 19841363
Charalampopoulos A, Macheras A, Charalabopoulos A, Fotiadis C, Charalabopoulos K
Scand J Gastroenterol 2009;44(5):594-9. doi: 10.1080/00365520902745054. PMID: 19225988
Desandre AR, Cottone FJ, Evers ML
Am Surg 1995 Dec;61(12):1087-91. PMID: 7486453

Diagnosis

Maraki S, Mavromanolaki VE, Detorakis EE, Stafylaki D, Moraitis P, Scoulica E
Acta Microbiol Immunol Hung 2022 Dec 6;69(4):351-357. Epub 2022 Oct 3 doi: 10.1556/030.2022.01868. PMID: 36190829
Li Y, Funakoshi H, Shiga T, Fujitani S
Cleve Clin J Med 2017 Nov;84(11):833-834. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.84a.17002. PMID: 29173253
Matsuda S, Kawasaki M, Ichinari H, Mine K
Intern Med 2014;53(15):1729. Epub 2014 Aug 1 doi: 10.2169/internalmedicine.53.2678. PMID: 25088900
Shields D, Robinson P, Crowley TP
Int J Surg 2012;10(9):466-9. Epub 2012 Sep 5 doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2012.08.016. PMID: 22960467
Mallick IH, Thoufeeq MH, Rajendran TP
Postgrad Med J 2004 Aug;80(946):459-62. doi: 10.1136/pgmj.2003.017665. PMID: 15299155Free PMC Article

Therapy

Takaki R, Ando M, Satonaga Y, Yabe M, Kan T, Omote E, Hirota S, Uchida S, Yamasaki T, Komiya K, Hiramatsu K
Respir Investig 2024 Jan;62(1):66-68. Epub 2023 Nov 10 doi: 10.1016/j.resinv.2023.10.002. PMID: 37951084
Kawai Y, Banshodani M, Moriishi M, Sato T, Shintaku S, Masaki T, Kawanishi H
Ther Apher Dial 2019 Dec;23(6):534-541. Epub 2019 Apr 25 doi: 10.1111/1744-9987.12801. PMID: 30864296
Dietrich A, Vaccarezza H, Vaccaro CA
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 2013 Feb;23(1):45-8. doi: 10.1097/SLE.0b013e31826e0ac9. PMID: 23386150
Horiuchi A, Kameoka K, Kuwabara J, Watanabe Y, Kawakami S, Tauchi H, Ishii E
Pediatr Int 2012 Oct;54(5):712-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1442-200X.2012.03593.x. PMID: 23005905
Mallick IH, Thoufeeq MH, Rajendran TP
Postgrad Med J 2004 Aug;80(946):459-62. doi: 10.1136/pgmj.2003.017665. PMID: 15299155Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Takaki R, Ando M, Satonaga Y, Yabe M, Kan T, Omote E, Hirota S, Uchida S, Yamasaki T, Komiya K, Hiramatsu K
Respir Investig 2024 Jan;62(1):66-68. Epub 2023 Nov 10 doi: 10.1016/j.resinv.2023.10.002. PMID: 37951084
Matsuo T, Fujita Y, Amagai T
Medicine (Baltimore) 2022 Oct 28;101(43):e31256. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000031256. PMID: 36316935Free PMC Article
Choe H, Kobayashi N, Ito Y, Ike H, Tezuka T, Takeyama M, Kawabata Y, Inaba Y
Biomed Res Int 2022;2022:2209609. Epub 2022 Feb 11 doi: 10.1155/2022/2209609. PMID: 35187161Free PMC Article
Kawai Y, Banshodani M, Moriishi M, Sato T, Shintaku S, Masaki T, Kawanishi H
Ther Apher Dial 2019 Dec;23(6):534-541. Epub 2019 Apr 25 doi: 10.1111/1744-9987.12801. PMID: 30864296
Charalampopoulos A, Macheras A, Charalabopoulos A, Fotiadis C, Charalabopoulos K
Scand J Gastroenterol 2009;44(5):594-9. doi: 10.1080/00365520902745054. PMID: 19225988

Clinical prediction guides

Matsuo T, Fujita Y, Amagai T
Medicine (Baltimore) 2022 Oct 28;101(43):e31256. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000031256. PMID: 36316935Free PMC Article
Choe H, Kobayashi N, Ito Y, Ike H, Tezuka T, Takeyama M, Kawabata Y, Inaba Y
Biomed Res Int 2022;2022:2209609. Epub 2022 Feb 11 doi: 10.1155/2022/2209609. PMID: 35187161Free PMC Article
Ibrahim FMF, El-Rady AEMA
Int Orthop 2021 Jan;45(1):165-171. Epub 2020 Jul 26 doi: 10.1007/s00264-020-04732-5. PMID: 32712788
Hu SY, Hsieh MS, Chang YT, Huang CC, Tsai CA, Tsai CL, Hsu CY, Shen CH, Chang YZ
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2019 Oct 25;20(1):474. doi: 10.1186/s12891-019-2798-3. PMID: 31653245Free PMC Article
Baier PK, Arampatzis G, Imdahl A, Hopt UT
Langenbecks Arch Surg 2006 Aug;391(4):411-7. Epub 2006 May 6 doi: 10.1007/s00423-006-0052-6. PMID: 16680473

Recent systematic reviews

Shields D, Robinson P, Crowley TP
Int J Surg 2012;10(9):466-9. Epub 2012 Sep 5 doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2012.08.016. PMID: 22960467

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