https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4656239/

Early complications include hardware displacement, incidental durotomy, postoperative collections—most commonly seroma, and less likely haematoma and/or ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4212702/

Methods A patient was observed postoperatively for any complications or adverse side effects resulting from an initial multilevel anterior/posterior lumbar fusion ...

https://www.healthline.com/health/seroma

Sep 6, 2017 ... A seroma is a collection of fluid that builds up under the surface of your skin. It'll look like a swollen lump and may be tender or sore when you ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/312875.php

Jul 17, 2018 ... A seroma is a buildup of fluid where tissue has been removed from a person's body, often occurring after surgery or an injury. They are most ...

https://www.appliedradiology.com/articles/challenges-and-pitfalls-in-postoperative-spine-imaging

Oct 11, 2011 ... Image interpretation of the postoperative spine presents significant difficulty ... between postoperative fluid collections (including seroma, abscess, and ... used for hemostasis and postoperative scar reduction in spinal surgery, ...

https://www.appliedradiology.com/articles/a-problem-solving-approach-to-common-challenges-interpreting-postoperative-spinal-imaging

Jun 7, 2018 ... Spinal surgery is a relatively common medical procedure with ... Differentiating abscess from non-infected postoperative hematoma, seroma or ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seroma

A seroma is a pocket of clear serous fluid that sometimes develops in the body after surgery. This fluid is composed of blood plasma that has seeped out of ...

https://www.jocn-journal.com/article/S0967-5868(18)30287-X/abstract

Aug 25, 2018 ... Sterile postoperative seromas can develop after posterior spinal surgery and cause pain, weakness, and numbness. Management typically ...

https://www.datasci.com/docs/technical-notes/392-0027-002-rev-61.pdf?sfvrsn=92760066_2

Following subcutaneous implantation of medical devices, seromas can develop due to ... When seromas do occur, proper medical management may prevent.

https://www.ajronline.org/doi/abs/10.2214/AJR.11.6497

OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this article is to illustrate common postoperative complications and their imaging appearances after spinal surgery, including ...