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Tuberculoma en plaque: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12577106     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 14 year old girl presented with a 6-month history of headaches and visual blurring. CT showed a right tentorial enhancing lesion. Angiogram showed no enhancement. Histopathological examination of the excised material was consistent with tuberculoma. The presentation of such unusual intracranial tuberculoma is reported and the literature reviewed on the subject.
S Dubey; B Indira Devi; V K Jawalkar; D I Bhat
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurology India     Volume:  50     ISSN:  0028-3886     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurol India     Publication Date:  2002 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-02-10     Completed Date:  2003-03-26     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0042005     Medline TA:  Neurol India     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  497-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Neurosurgery, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore - 560 029, India.
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MeSH Terms
Antitubercular Agents / therapeutic use
Brain Diseases / drug therapy,  radiography*,  surgery*
Drug Therapy, Combination
Isoniazid / therapeutic use
Pyrazinamide / therapeutic use
Rifampin / therapeutic use
Tomography, X-Ray Computed*
Tuberculoma / drug therapy,  radiography*,  surgery*
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antitubercular Agents; 13292-46-1/Rifampin; 54-85-3/Isoniazid; 98-96-4/Pyrazinamide

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