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Medullary brain abscess secondary to dental procedure caused by Streptococcus intermedius.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240769
BMJ Case Reports; Verma A, Qutab S et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Brainstem abscess is an uncommon occurrence in itself and an abscess in the medulla oblongata is even rarer. Although these abscesses have established association with head and neck infections, we report the first known case of medullary abscess t...

Anthrax meningoencephalitis complicated with brain abscess - A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2021.05.013
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Popescu CP, Zaharia M et. al.

May 14th, 2021 - Bacillus anthracis is a sporulating Gram positive rod whose main route of entry being cutaneous. Anthrax meningitis is usually fulminant and fatal. We present here a case of anthrax meningoencephalitis complicated with brain abscess successfully t...

Ciprofloxacin and dexamethasone in combination attenuate S. aureus induced brain absces...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.intimp.2021.107695
International Immunopharmacology; Dey R, Bishayi B

May 7th, 2021 - Staphylococcus aureus induced brain abscess is a critical health concern throughout the developing world. The conventional surgical intervention could not regulate the abscess-induced brain inflammation. Thus further study over the alternative the...

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura with brain abscess caused by Nocardia farcinica dia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8066483
BMC Infectious Diseases; Zhou C, Wang K et. al.

Apr 24th, 2021 - Brain abscesses caused by Nocardia farcinica are rare, and mostly occur in immunocompromised individuals. Rapid and accurate diagnosis of nocardiosis is challenging. Due to the inadequate performance of conventional diagnostic methods for Nocardia...

Multidrug-resistant novel Nocardia neocaledoniensis brain abscess in sarcoidosis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8057541
BMJ Case Reports; Hazarika K, Sahoo RR et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - Central nervous system nocardiosis is a rare, life-threatening infection seen commonly in immunocompromised individuals. Nocardia neocaledoniensis is a novel species seldom causing infections in humans. We describe a patient of sarcoidosis on immu...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  971 results

Medullary brain abscess secondary to dental procedure caused by Streptococcus intermedius.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240769
BMJ Case Reports; Verma A, Qutab S et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Brainstem abscess is an uncommon occurrence in itself and an abscess in the medulla oblongata is even rarer. Although these abscesses have established association with head and neck infections, we report the first known case of medullary abscess t...

Anthrax meningoencephalitis complicated with brain abscess - A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2021.05.013
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Off... Popescu CP, Zaharia M et. al.

May 14th, 2021 - Bacillus anthracis is a sporulating Gram positive rod whose main route of entry being cutaneous. Anthrax meningitis is usually fulminant and fatal. We present here a case of anthrax meningoencephalitis complicated with brain abscess successfully t...

Ciprofloxacin and dexamethasone in combination attenuate S. aureus induced brain absces...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.intimp.2021.107695
International Immunopharmacology; Dey R, Bishayi B

May 7th, 2021 - Staphylococcus aureus induced brain abscess is a critical health concern throughout the developing world. The conventional surgical intervention could not regulate the abscess-induced brain inflammation. Thus further study over the alternative the...

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura with brain abscess caused by Nocardia farcinica dia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8066483
BMC Infectious Diseases; Zhou C, Wang K et. al.

Apr 24th, 2021 - Brain abscesses caused by Nocardia farcinica are rare, and mostly occur in immunocompromised individuals. Rapid and accurate diagnosis of nocardiosis is challenging. Due to the inadequate performance of conventional diagnostic methods for Nocardia...

Multidrug-resistant novel Nocardia neocaledoniensis brain abscess in sarcoidosis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8057541
BMJ Case Reports; Hazarika K, Sahoo RR et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - Central nervous system nocardiosis is a rare, life-threatening infection seen commonly in immunocompromised individuals. Nocardia neocaledoniensis is a novel species seldom causing infections in humans. We describe a patient of sarcoidosis on immu...

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News  17 results

Brain abscess with lung infection? Think Nocardia
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/211448/mixed-topics/brain-abscess-lung-infection-think-nocardia?channel=53
M. Alexander Otto

Nov 1st, 2019 - ST. LOUIS – A brain abscess in the presence of a lung infection should raise suspicion for Nocardia whether patients are immunocompromised or not, according to University of California, San Francisco, investigators.

Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know the Manifestations of and Best Treatment Practices for Streptococcal Infections?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/850471_2

Sep 2nd, 2015 - Group A streptococcal infections can cause a diverse variety of suppurative diseases and nonsuppurative postinfectious sequelae. The suppurative spectrum of group A streptococcal infection diseases includes the following: Pharyngitis, with or with...

Giving Voice to a Silent Epidemic in Oral Health
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/770375

Sep 10th, 2012 - Join the Discussion: Dentists and oral health professionals - please join the discussion on this topic. Dental Care Access in the Spotlight In the decade following the first US Surgeon General's report on oral health,[1] the lack of access to dent...

A Landscaper With BOOP and Brain Abscess
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/733001

Nov 30th, 2010 - Clinical Presentation A 45-year-old man was admitted 6 months ago to the hospital with community-acquired pneumonia that required intubation and ventilatory treatment. No etiology was found for the pneumonia; a review of the medical records sugges...

Molecular Techniques Yield Many More Strains Than Culturing
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/712030

Nov 12th, 2009 - Isolation of bacteria by conventional cultures detects many fewer strains than found with molecular techniques. In this viewpoint, analysis of brain abscesses from 20 patients totaled 22 strains of bacteria for conventional culture and 72 strains ...

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