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9,422 Possible Causes for Brain Abscess, Fatigue, wanjiku

  • Stroke

    He had 3 months history of fatigue, fever, and weight loss. Neurological examination revealed left hemiparesis and dysarthria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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] Barbour VL, Mead GE: Fatigue after stroke: the patient’s perspective. Stroke Res Treat 2012 2012: 863031. 15. Michael K: Fatigue and stroke.[jneuroengrehab.biomedcentral.com]

  • 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] […] nose or forehead Reduced sense of smell and taste Cough Other signs and symptoms can include: Ear pain Headache Aching in your upper jaw and teeth Bad breath (halitosis) Fatigue[plainsent.com] Rhinosinusitis may result in serious conditions like meningitis, cavernous sinus thrombophlebitis, brain abscess and orbital cellulitis or abscess when left untreated.[symptoma.com]

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  • Toxoplasmosis

    AIDS patients), toxoplasmosis is the most common cause of a brain abscess.[radiopaedia.org] Some people, however, develop signs and symptoms similar to those of the flu, including: Body aches Swollen lymph nodes Headache Fever Fatigue In people with weakened immune[web.archive.org] Toxoplasmic encephalitis and brain abscess present most commonly as headache, but focal neurologic deficits and seizures are as common.[emedicine.com]

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  • Infective Endocarditis

    Also, S. constellatus is an extremely rare causative agent of brain abscess.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Acute bacterial endocarditis usually begins suddenly with a high fever, fast heart rate, fatigue, and rapid and extensive heart valve damage.[merckmanuals.com] The central nervous system can be affected in the form of meningitis, cerebritis, encephalopathy, seizures, brain abscess, ischemic embolic stroke, mycotic aneurysm, and subarachnoid[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Subdural Hematoma

    Subdural empyema, brain abscess, and meningitis have been reported to occur in less than 1% of patients after operative drainage of a chronic SDH.[emedicine.medscape.com] Classic symptoms of a chronic subdural hematoma include recurring headaches , personality changes, fatigue and dementia.[health-tutor.com] (transient ischemic attacks), encephalitis and brain lesions such as tumors or abscesses.[neurosurgery.ucla.edu]

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  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    Other serious complications include respiratory failure or the development of an abscess in the lung.[nmihi.com] If fatigue symptoms persist, affected patients should consult a physician.[livestrong.com] Late symptoms (after few days) include sharp, stabbing chest pain triggered by deep breathing (due to pleurisy ) and persistent dry cough and fatigue that slowly wear off.[ehealthstar.com]

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  • Bacterial Endocarditis

    The central nervous system can be affected in the form of meningitis, cerebritis, encephalopathy, seizures, brain abscess, ischemic embolic stroke, mycotic aneurysm, and subarachnoid[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients with endocarditis can develop: fever, fatigue, chills, weakness aching joints and muscles, night sweats, edema (fluid collection) in the leg(s), foot ( feet ), and[medicinenet.com] Eikenella corrodens as a cause of brain abscess. Scand J Infect Dis. 1988. 20 (6):667-71. [Medline].[emedicine.com]

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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] Fatigue is an overwhelming lack of energy that is commonly seen after a brain injury. The sleep lost in the NSICU also contributes to this fatigue.[mayfieldclinic.com] One of every 4 patients had nonspecific symptoms such as headaches, dizziness, fatigue, and forgetfulness.[stroke.ahajournals.org]

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  • Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis

    Approximately 35% of cases show CNS effects like transient ischemic attacks, stroke, or brain abscesses and subarachnoid hemorrhage due to mycotic aneurysm rupture.[symptoma.com] The diagnosis of subacute bacterial endocarditis (SBE) is suggested by a history of an indolent process characterized by fever, fatigue, anorexia, and unexplained weight loss[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] abscess if untreated. [41] Goyal S, Griffiths AD, Omarouayache S, Mohammedi R.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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  • Lung Abscess

    abscess with secondary transformation into a brain abscess has been reported to date.[bmcneurol.biomedcentral.com] Symptoms include fatigue, loss of appetite, night sweats, fever, weight loss, and a cough that brings up sputum. Diagnosis is usually determined with a chest x-ray.[merckmanuals.com] […] include productive cough which may include coughing up pus-like or blood stained mucus, bad breath, chest tightness/pain, shortness of breath, fever, night sweats, chills and fatigue[prod.hopkins-abxguide.org]

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