Document Detail

Spontaneous haemorrhage associated with a brain abscess.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8124678     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Spontaneous haemorrhage in association with a brain abscess is a very rare occurrence and may confuse the CT diagnosis. A case of cerebral abscess with haemorrhage into the abscess cavity, the surrounding brain parenchyma, the subarachnoid space and the ventricular system is reported. The differential diagnosis, pathogenesis and the management of such a case are discussed and the literature reviewed.
B I Devi; S Bhatia; V K Kak; S Bantwal
Related Documents :
16155928 - Intraspinal and intracranial hemorrhage after lumbar puncture.
12019488 - Otalgia as the sole presenting manifestation of subdural hematoma.
19846268 - Neonatal scalp abscess: is it a benign disease?
19444778 - Infratemporal fossa abscess: a diagnostic dilemma.
24748908 - Bullous pemphigoid associated with dipeptidyl peptidase iv inhibitors. a case report an...
3817268 - A pregnant woman with severe epistaxis--a rare manifestation of folic acid deficiency.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery     Volume:  9     ISSN:  0256-7040     ISO Abbreviation:  Childs Nerv Syst     Publication Date:  1993 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-04-08     Completed Date:  1994-04-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8503227     Medline TA:  Childs Nerv Syst     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  481-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Neurosurgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Brain Abscess / radiography*
Cerebral Hemorrhage / radiography*
Diagnosis, Differential
Fatal Outcome
Neurologic Examination
Staphylococcal Infections / radiography*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  A case of cerebral glioblastoma with extensive cerebrospinal fluid dissemination: diagnostic value o...
Next Document:  Congenital frontal bone defect with intact overlying scalp.