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ALLMedicine™ Epidural Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  791 results

Epidural abscess related to Streptococcus mitis in a 57-year-old immunocompetent patient.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-239295
BMJ Case Reports; Prod'homme M, Grasset D et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - A 57-year-old immunocompetent male patient presented himself to our emergency department with lumbar pain for 10 days, after a lumbar torsion. He was neurologically intact, but showed signs of systemic inflammatory syndrome. A lumbar MRI found a s...

Transoral approach using a tubular retractor system in the treatment of atlantoaxial Po...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7929863
BMJ Case Reports; Araneta KTS, Bundoc R

Mar 3rd, 2021 - The use of tubular retractors in minimally invasive spine surgery has been described extensively in the literature. However, there are only select reports discussing their use specifically in a transoral approach for upper cervical pathologies suc...

Morbidity and Mortality of Spinal Epidural Abscess in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjms.2020.10.020
The American Journal of the Medical Sciences; Schwade MJ, Waller JL et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Spinal epidural abscess (SEA) is an uncommon and highly morbid infection of the epidural space. End-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients are known to be at increased risk of developing SEA; however, there are no studies that have described the risk...

Enterococcus faecalis infective endocarditis arising from chronic rectal prolapse in th...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7872921
BMJ Case Reports; De Silva HM, Hewagama S et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - A 45-year-old man had recurrent presentations with pleuritic chest pain and shortness of breath. Four months prior, he had developed cauda equina syndrome from a spinal epidural abscess in the setting of intravenous drug use, complicated by lastin...

Acute on chronic back pain as the presentation of an occult foreign body bowel perforat...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7805351
BMJ Case Reports; Guthrie JA, Fazio M et. al.

Jan 13th, 2021 - A 29-year-old male paratrooper presented to multiple emergency departments (EDs) and his primary provider multiple times over sequential days. Each time, the patient received the same diagnosis of acute on chronic back pain. The patient was treate...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  815 results

Epidural abscess related to Streptococcus mitis in a 57-year-old immunocompetent patient.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-239295
BMJ Case Reports; Prod'homme M, Grasset D et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - A 57-year-old immunocompetent male patient presented himself to our emergency department with lumbar pain for 10 days, after a lumbar torsion. He was neurologically intact, but showed signs of systemic inflammatory syndrome. A lumbar MRI found a s...

Transoral approach using a tubular retractor system in the treatment of atlantoaxial Po...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7929863
BMJ Case Reports; Araneta KTS, Bundoc R

Mar 3rd, 2021 - The use of tubular retractors in minimally invasive spine surgery has been described extensively in the literature. However, there are only select reports discussing their use specifically in a transoral approach for upper cervical pathologies suc...

Morbidity and Mortality of Spinal Epidural Abscess in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjms.2020.10.020
The American Journal of the Medical Sciences; Schwade MJ, Waller JL et. al.

Feb 27th, 2021 - Spinal epidural abscess (SEA) is an uncommon and highly morbid infection of the epidural space. End-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients are known to be at increased risk of developing SEA; however, there are no studies that have described the risk...

Enterococcus faecalis infective endocarditis arising from chronic rectal prolapse in th...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7872921
BMJ Case Reports; De Silva HM, Hewagama S et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - A 45-year-old man had recurrent presentations with pleuritic chest pain and shortness of breath. Four months prior, he had developed cauda equina syndrome from a spinal epidural abscess in the setting of intravenous drug use, complicated by lastin...

Acute on chronic back pain as the presentation of an occult foreign body bowel perforat...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7805351
BMJ Case Reports; Guthrie JA, Fazio M et. al.

Jan 13th, 2021 - A 29-year-old male paratrooper presented to multiple emergency departments (EDs) and his primary provider multiple times over sequential days. Each time, the patient received the same diagnosis of acute on chronic back pain. The patient was treate...

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News  25 results

Not Another Missed Spinal Epidural Abscess
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/170017/pain/not-another-missed-spinal-epidural-abscess/page/0/1

Jul 11th, 2018 - After receiving this report, the hospitalist contacted neurosurgery services. Shortly thereafter the patient underwent unilateral laminotomy with bilateral canal decompression on hospital day 5.

A 39-Year-Old Man With Debilitating Back Pain
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/862418_3

Apr 26th, 2016 - Discussion This patient had a final diagnosis of an epidural abscess secondary to tuberculous spondylitis (also known as "Pott disease" or "spinal tuberculosis"). The lumbar plain-film radiographs revealed a compression fracture of the T11 vertebr...

Surgery for Blastomycosis of the Spine
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/88271/infectious-diseases/surgery-blastomycosis-spine/page/0/1?channel=264

Oct 28th, 2014 - In 50% to 64% of cases, bone involvement may be the first disease manifestation. 6,7,16,22 Osseous involvement with blastomycosis most commonly affects the long bones15 but may include the vertebrae,1-29 the ribs,26 and the carpal or tarsal bones.

Not-to-Miss Diagnosis: 10-Year-Old With Right Knee Pain
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/767861_4

Jul 23rd, 2012 - Case Conclusion The patient was transitioned to vancomycin/gentamicin and daptomycin and slowly improved. When the venous thromboembolus was identified, he was started on anticoagulation with intravenous heparin. There is still no clear explanatio...

Look for Neurologic Complications of Anesthesia
https://www.mdedge.com/authors/su-yin-yang-msc

Sep 15th, 2005 - Infectious complications, such as bacterial meningitis and epidural abscess, have the most favorable outcomes, with most patients in the Swedish study making a full recovery. The best medical outcomes rely on early diagnosis.

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