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Ultrasonography through the craniectomy in the diagnosis of brain abscess.
Journal of Clinical Ultrasound : JCU; Cheong I

May 8th, 2022 - Brain abscess is a focal area of necrosis, which may occur after neurosurgical procedures. Transcranial color-coded duplex sonography (TCCS) is a valuable tool of monitoring in the intensive care unit (ICU), providing information in B-mode, color ...

Craniocerebral Gunshot Injuries in Chad: A Study of 44 Cases.
World Neurosurgery; Kessely YC, Ndortolnan A et. al.

Apr 11th, 2022 - Firearm head injuries cause great public health concern because of their severity. They are life-threatening due to intracranial lesions and sepsis risks. This prospective study evaluates the management of craniocerebral wounds in Chad. This is an...

Pott Puffy Tumor Caused by Dental Infection: A Case Report and Literature Review.
The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery; Yang HJ, Paik SW et. al.

Apr 7th, 2022 - Pott puffy tumor (PPT), first described by Sir Percivall Pott in 1760, is a rare clinical entity characterized by a subperiosteal abscess associated with osteomyelitis of the frontal bone caused by direct or hematogenous spread. Although rare in t...

Aspergillus Brain Abscess in a Patient with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.
The American Journal of Medicine; Guo X, Li D et. al.

Apr 4th, 2022 - Aspergillus Brain Abscess in a Patient with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.|2022|Guo X,Li D,Guo Y,|

Klebsiella pneumoniae invasion syndrome: a case of liver abscess combined with lung abs...
The Journal of International Medical Research; Zhang CG, Wang Y et. al.

Mar 30th, 2022 - Klebsiella pneumoniae invasion syndrome (KPIS) is a critical multi-site infection that is usually caused by highly virulent Klebsiella pneumonia. It is relatively common in Asian patients with diabetes and leads to sepsis, which has a high mortali...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

FDG-PET Imaging in Complicated Diabetic Foot

Mar 2nd, 2022 - FDG-PET imaging is a promising imaging technique, which has the potential to overcome many of the shortcomings mentioned previously with regard to radiologic and scintigraphic methodologies. FDG is a diagnostic tracer utilized to measure the metab...

Will the Use of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatments Help Alleviate Headache Pain

Oct 11th, 2012 - Will the Use of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatments on Patients with Headache in the Emergency Department Result in Decreased Pain on 100 Point Pain Scale? PROTOCOL Patients will be triaged to the appropriate part of the Emergency Department in th...

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News  16 results

Neuroendoscopy of Brain Abscess May Be Best for Some Patients

Apr 5th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Neuroendoscopy for the treatment of patients with brain abscesses has curative effects and is associated with less traum...

Infective Endocarditis From IV Drug Use Tied to Hemorrhagic Stroke

Apr 27th, 2021 - One consequence of the ongoing opioid epidemic in the United States may be an increase in the number of hemorrhagic strokes caused by infective endocarditis, research suggests. Intravenous drug use (IVDU) can cause this bacterial infection of the ...

Brain abscess with lung infection? Think Nocardia
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?

Sep 3rd, 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...

Gene Tx Promising for Rare Brain Disease

Dec 19th, 2012 - Action Points Gene therapy for Canavan disease appears safe long term and may help reduce brain atrophy and seizures associated with the hereditary enzyme deficiency. Note that there were two serious adverse events in the study, but neither was ju...

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