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Research & Reviews  907 results

Case report: multiple and atypical amoebic cerebral abscesses resistant to treatment.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-020-05391-y
BMC Infectious Diseases; Victoria-Hernández JA, Ventura-Saucedo A et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - The parasite Entamoeba histolytica is the causal agent of amoebiasis, a worldwide emerging disease. Amebic brain abscess is a form of invasive amebiasis that is both rare and frequently lethal. This condition always begins with the infection of th...

Rapid and accurate diagnosis of brain abscess caused by Nocardia asiatica in combinatio...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ene.14533
European Journal of Neurology; Huang T, Chen Y et. al.

Sep 13th, 2020 - A 61-year-old woman with history of left breast cancer resection and diabetes mellitus, who reported a 7-month discontinuous cough and fever, was admitted to our hospital. On the third day in the hospital, she had a sudden loss of consciousness. F...

A Progressive Enlarging Intraparenchymal Pericatheter Cyst and Cerebral Spinal Fluid Ed...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000006869
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Chen Y, Fu X et. al.

Aug 24th, 2020 - Spread of cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) into the brain parenchyma is a very rare complication of Ommaya reservoir placement and can take form of CSF edema or an intraparenchymal pericatheter cyst. Herein, we described an extremely rare case of a pro...

Brain abscess caused by dental peri-implantitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2020.06.025
The British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Steiner C, Bottini GB et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2020 - We report the case of a patient presenting with severe headache and progressive aphasia due to a large brain abscess. End-stage peri-implantitis on a dental implant in the upper jaw with contact to the maxillary sinus floor causing maxillary and f...

A rare case of brain abscess caused by Actinomyces meyeri.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7251899
BMC Infectious Diseases; Sah R, Nepal G et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - Brain abscesses are the rare and most severe form of actinomycosis, which usually manifests as abscesses of the occipital or parietal lobe due to direct expansion from an adjacent area, the oral cavity. In the medical literature, there are only a ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  907 results

Case report: multiple and atypical amoebic cerebral abscesses resistant to treatment.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-020-05391-y
BMC Infectious Diseases; Victoria-Hernández JA, Ventura-Saucedo A et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - The parasite Entamoeba histolytica is the causal agent of amoebiasis, a worldwide emerging disease. Amebic brain abscess is a form of invasive amebiasis that is both rare and frequently lethal. This condition always begins with the infection of th...

Rapid and accurate diagnosis of brain abscess caused by Nocardia asiatica in combinatio...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ene.14533
European Journal of Neurology; Huang T, Chen Y et. al.

Sep 13th, 2020 - A 61-year-old woman with history of left breast cancer resection and diabetes mellitus, who reported a 7-month discontinuous cough and fever, was admitted to our hospital. On the third day in the hospital, she had a sudden loss of consciousness. F...

A Progressive Enlarging Intraparenchymal Pericatheter Cyst and Cerebral Spinal Fluid Ed...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000006869
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Chen Y, Fu X et. al.

Aug 24th, 2020 - Spread of cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) into the brain parenchyma is a very rare complication of Ommaya reservoir placement and can take form of CSF edema or an intraparenchymal pericatheter cyst. Herein, we described an extremely rare case of a pro...

Brain abscess caused by dental peri-implantitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2020.06.025
The British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Steiner C, Bottini GB et. al.

Jul 3rd, 2020 - We report the case of a patient presenting with severe headache and progressive aphasia due to a large brain abscess. End-stage peri-implantitis on a dental implant in the upper jaw with contact to the maxillary sinus floor causing maxillary and f...

A rare case of brain abscess caused by Actinomyces meyeri.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7251899
BMC Infectious Diseases; Sah R, Nepal G et. al.

May 28th, 2020 - Brain abscesses are the rare and most severe form of actinomycosis, which usually manifests as abscesses of the occipital or parietal lobe due to direct expansion from an adjacent area, the oral cavity. In the medical literature, there are only a ...

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News  1 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.

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