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Research & Reviews  94 results

Sinogenic Intracranial Suppuration in Children: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Milinis K, Thompson N et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - To evaluate temporal trends in the management of sinogenic intracranial suppuration and its outcomes in children. A systematic search of databases was performed (Medline, Embase, Cochrane, ClinicalTrials.gov). Studies in children (age <18 years) w...

Efficacy of endoscopic sinus surgery alone versus in combination with neurosurgical int...
International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Gillard DM, Cai Y et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - To compare treatment outcomes for sinogenic subdural empyema (SE) between those managed with initial endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) alone versus those treated with a combination of ESS and craniotomy over the last decade at our institution. To bet...

Subdural false twins: concomitant appearance of subdural haematoma and spontaneous subd...
BMJ Case Reports; Santos Cardoso R, Tavares S et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2021 - A 55-year-old man was taken to the emergency department due to right arm weakness for the past 3 days and fever (39.5°C). There was no impaired consciousness, no history of trauma and meningeal signs were absent on physical examination. Blood anal...

Intracranial Epidural Abscess

Jun 7th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Next: Background Intracranial epidural abscess (IEA) was first described in 1760 by Sir Percival Pott, who also documented the associated scalp swelling, known as Pott puffy tumor. IEAs are less common than intraparenchymal bra...

Two Cases of Cronobacter Sakazakii Meningitis in Infants: The Importance Of Early Advan...
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Taylor MG, Amerson-Brown MH et. al.

May 16th, 2021 - We report 2 infants hospitalized with Cronobacter sakazakii meningitis. Each infant had exposure to powdered infant formula at home. Both infants survived, but 1 infant had a subdural empyema drained and developed left sensorineural hearing loss. ...

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News  5 results

Ceftazidime-avibactam stands up to CRE, but resistance a problem
Amy Karon, MDedge News

Sep 29th, 2016 - Intravenous ceftazidime-avibactam successfully treated 59% of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) infections, and 76% of patients remained alive at 30 days, according to a retrospective cohort study published in Clinical Infectious Disea.

Post-PCV13 findings prompt continued surveillance
CHEST Physician;

Oct 27th, 2014 - Additionally, subdural empyema on neuroimaging increased from 1% to 16%, but was not associated with any particular serotype and was not associated with the cases of hemiparesis. Overall, 52% of survivors had some sort of neurologic sequelae at th.

Features Differ in Sinogenic Intracranial Infections
Doug Brunk

SAN DIEGO — Children with intracranial complications of sinusitis are significantly older, and have longer hospitalizations and more neurologic sequelae, compared with children who have intraorbital complications of sinusitis, Dr. Veronica K.

Parietal Subdural Empyema as Complication of Acute Odontogenic Sinusitis: A Case Report

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Introduction: To date intracranial complication caused by tooth extractions are extremely rare. In particular parietal subdural empyema of odontogenic origin has not been described. A literature review is present...

Parietal Subdural Empyema as Complication of Acute Odontogenic Sinusitis: A Case Report

Case Presentation An 18-year-old Caucasian man was admitted to our Institution because of dysarthria, lethargy, purulent rhinorrhea, and fever for 2 days. His 6th dental element of the left side had been extracted 10 days earlier. His past medical...

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