Revista Cubana de Cirugía
On-line version ISSN 1561-2945
PITA ARMENTEROS, Luis; GONZALEZ SALCEDO, Joel; PEREZ JOMARRON, Emilio and MORALES DIAZ, Ignacio. Lumbar route use for abscess appendicular plastron. Rev Cubana Cir [online]. 2010, vol.49, n.2, pp. 0-0. ISSN 1561-2945.
This is a case presentation of a woman aged 32 with a torpid course from the onset of her disease. She was operated on due to an abscess appendicular plastron. Despite two surgical interventions there were weak signs in right lumbar zone. A lumbotomy was performed and in abscess cavity in retroperitoneum an indwelling catheter was placed for fast dripping clysis during the postoperative period. Then, this cavity was roofed off for second-look closure.
Keywords : Retrocecal appendicitis abscess; retroperitoneal abscess.