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9,447 Possible Causes for Brain Abscess, Hypertension, wanjiku

  • Stroke

    This has been reported in particular in the initial treatment of very severe hypertension, and occasionally in the elderly hypertensive.[web.archive.org] 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] Subscribe to journal Get new issue alerts Strandgaard Svend Original Articles: PDF Only Abstract Hypertension and stroke Hypertension is a major risk factor for stroke, and[journals.lww.com]

  • 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] Abstract In 58 patients with progressive neurological deterioration from angiographically confirmed cerebral vasospasm after spontaneous subarachnoid hemorrhage, arterial hypertension[oadoi.org] 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]

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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] […] but they are rarely described in cases of acute intracranial hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Differential Diagnosis for SDH - Stroke/TIA - Normal pressure hydrocephalus - Parkinson's disease - Infection (meningitis, brain abscess) - Dementia - Psychiatric illness[ahcmedia.com]

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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] She had no history of trauma, spinal surgery, or hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her medical history was notable for hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • 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] It manifests as a form of paroxysmal hypertension, fever, tachycardia, tachypnea, pupillary dilation, agitation and extensor posturing after traumatic brain injury, hydrocephalus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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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  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia

    Patients harboring such malformations are at increased risk of brain abscess formation, which despite advances in diagnostic and surgical methods remains a life threatening[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Liver cirrhosis with portal hypertension is also associated with the presence of PAHs in 1-2% of cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (AVM) are very rare and carry the risk of cerebral thrombo-embolism, brain abscess or pulmonary hemorrhage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Japanese Encephalitis

    abscess Tuberculous meningitis Nipah virus infection Rocky Mountain spotted fever Fungal meningitis Leptospirosis Neurocysticercosis Amebic meningoencephalitis Lupus with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Eclampsia is one of the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy causing considerable maternal morbidity and mortality.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Louis encephalitis, Murray Valley encephalitis, herpes simplex virus encephalitis, dengue fever, Nipah virus infection, California encephalitis, pyogenic focal brain abscess[emedicine.com]

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  • St. Louis Encephalitis

    Cerebritis describes the stage preceding abscess formation and implies a highly destructive bacterial infection of brain tissue, whereas acute encephalitis is most commonly[emedicine.medscape.com] Hypertension and vascular disease may predispose to neuroinvasive disease, but this epidemiologic study has not ruled out the confounding effects of age.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Half the case patients were over age 60, and nearly half had hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • California Encephalitis

    abscess Fever, headache, hemiparesis Varies depending on the location of the abscess; clinically, visual disturbance including papilledema, decreased sensation ; on imaging[wikidoc.org] Health Care Quality Health Care Reform Health Care Safety Health Care Workforce Health Disparities Health Informatics Health Policy Hematology History of Medicine Humanities Hypertension[jamanetwork.com] Cerebritis is a highly destructive inflammatory condition of the brain, which may be bacterial in origin, often leading to abscess formation.[hawaii.edu]

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  • Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis

    abscess Fever, headache, hemiparesis Varies depending on the location of the abscess; clinically, visual disturbance including papilledema, decreased sensation ; on imaging[wikidoc.org] , lungs and brain.[wikivisually.com] […] stroke; presents with positional vertigo, high blood pressure, extremity weakness Intracranial hemorrhage Headache, coma, dizziness Lobar hemorrhage, numbness, tingling, hypertension[wikidoc.org]

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