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2,013 Possible Causes for Brain Abscess, Dysphasia and Aphasia, wanjiku

  • Stroke

    This is called aphasia and is sometimes also known as dysphasia.[hse.ie] Aliya Naheed, Kovin S Naidoo, Vinay Nangia, Jamal T Nasher, Gopalakrishnan Natarajan, Dumessa Edessa Negasa, Ionut Negoi, Ruxandra Irina Negoi, Charles R Newton, Josephine Wanjiku[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This is called aphasia, or dysphasia, when it's caused by injury to the parts of the brain responsible for language.[nhsinform.scot]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    Basal ganglia dysfunction Brain abscess Brain surgery Brain surgery - discharge Central pontine myelinolysis Cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) collection EEG Hepatic encephalopathy[icdlist.com] , lethargic, slow 7 Left hemiparesis; 11 L/[mm.sup.3] NI, VEP Babinski 8 Dysphasia, dyslexia 9 Nonfluent aphasia, 10 L/[mm.sup.3] Right pronator drift; Right hemianesthesia[thefreelibrary.com] abscess, syphilis Travel to countries with endemic infectious disease Amebiasis, cysticercosis, hydatidosis STAGING Brain cancers do not conform to a standard staging system[aafp.org]

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  • Brain Abscess

    A brain abscess or cerebral abscess is formed as a result of an inflammation and infection of the brain parenchyma secondary to remote or contiguous infections.[symptoma.com] Seven cases presented with difficulty in speech in the form of sensory dysphasia or pure nominal aphasia.[npplweb.com] There was hemiparesis in 52 cases, hemiplegia in 23 cases, monoplegia in 12 cases, monoparesis in 19 cases, motor aphasia in 14 cases, dysphasia in 13 cases, and sensory aphasia[nnjournal.net]

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  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    During operation, we encounter the brain abscess and were surprised to find a middle cerebral artery aneurysm while dissecting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This case report illustrated a rare case of intracranial infectious aneurysm related to tuberculosis and complicated by hemorrhage and brain abscess.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In this paper, we report a case of intracranial tuberculum with adjacent intracerebral inflammatory aneurysm which caused subarachnoid hemorrhage and brain abscess formation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Epidural Hematoma

    The recommendation is to obtain a follow-up head CT scan within 6 to 8 hours following brain injury.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Differential Diagnosis Transient ischemic attack Seizure Intracranial abscess Intracranial mass Prognosis In general, patients with pure EDHs have an excellent prognosis of[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Cerebral Toxoplasmosis

    A diagnostic possibility of a brain abscess or a granulomatous lesion like tuberculoma was considered.[neurologyindia.com] TE can result in tissue destruction via massive inflammation and brain abscess formation.[clinicaltrials.gov] Pyogenic brain abscesses contain significant quantity of neutrophils and proteins, which are released in the necrotic cavity.[mjdrdypu.org]

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  • Neurocysticercosis

    In this article, we present the case of a pediatric patient with neurocysticercosis who was misdiagnosed with brain abscess because of focal seizures in another hospital.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., tuberculosis, other parasitic diseases, metastatic or primary brain cancer, brain abscess) when a lesion is found on CT. 9, 23 Magnetic resonance imaging also is a useful[aafp.org] , histoplasmosis, blastomycosis and sarcoidiosis, post-infectious vasculitis, and to primary and metastatic brain tumors.[intechopen.com]

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  • Subdural Empyema

    The incidence of brain abscess fluctuated over time, while that of subdural empyema remained stable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Clues to the involved areas can be (a) contralateral paresis or seizures, (b) aphasia or dysphasia associated with left-sided infection, or (c) cranial neuropathies ( 32 ,[oncohemakey.com] (c) CT scan showing brain abscess in the right frontal lobe.[nature.com]

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  • Intracranial Abscess

    A high number of brain abscesses are polymicrobial.[patient.info] Seven cases presented with difficulty in speech in the form of sensory dysphasia or pure nominal aphasia.[npplweb.com] There was hemiparesis in 52 cases, hemiplegia in 23 cases, monoplegia in 12 cases, monoparesis in 19 cases, motor aphasia in 14 cases, dysphasia in 13 cases, and sensory aphasia[nnjournal.net]

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  • Acute Sinusitis

    Serious complications (e.g. brain abscess) were rare. We found that antibiotics are not a first-choice treatment for adults with short-duration sinus infection.[cochrane.org] Rhinosinusitis may result in serious conditions like meningitis, cavernous sinus thrombophlebitis, brain abscess and orbital cellulitis or abscess when left untreated.[symptoma.com] Fenton JE, Smyth DA, Viani LG, Walsh MA (1999) Sinogenic brain abscess. Am J Rhinol 13: 299-302.[scitechnol.com]

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