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2,028 Possible Causes for Brain Abscess, Unilateral Facial Weakness, wanjiku

  • Stroke

    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] […] movement 0—Normal 1—Minor facial weakness 2—Partial facial weakness 3—Complete unilateral palsy 5 Motor function (arm) 0—No drift a.[doi.org] Naheed , Kovin S Naidoo , Vinay Nangia , Jamal T Nasher , Gopalakrishnan Natarajan , Dumessa Edessa Negasa , Ruxandra Irina Negoi , Ionut Negoi , Charles R Newton , Josephine Wanjiku[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] (transient ischemic attacks), encephalitis and brain lesions such as tumors or abscesses.[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] A chronic subdural hematoma may mimic a number of other brain disease and disorders, including dementia, stroke, temporary disruption of blood supply to a portion of the brain[neurosurgery.ucla.edu]

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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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  • 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] 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] The abscess displayed a sharp border with the underlying gliotic brain tissue.[surgicalneurologyint.com]

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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] Brain abscess at eMedicine MR Diagnosis MedPix Imaging Brain Abscess[en.wikipedia.org] […] as English brain abscess abscess caused by inflammation and collection of infected material in the brain cerebral abscess Statements Identifiers Sitelinks Wikipedia (14 entries[wikidata.org]

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  • Transient Ischemic Attack

    brain infarcts in patients with TIAs, one needs to analyze whether the infarcts reported are new or old, whether they are in a clinically relevant vascular territory or not[doi.org] […] movement 0—normal 1—minor facial weakness 2—partial facial weakness 3—complete unilateral palsy 5 Motor function (arm) 0—no drift a.[doi.org] A nonvascular pathology (tumors, abscesses, or subdural hematomas) is identified on CT in only 1% to 5% in various series. 115,116 With respect to the frequency of identifying[doi.org]

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  • Reversible Ischemic Neurologic Deficit

    Bacterial abscesses may exhibit restricted diffusion due to thick cellular debri within the central cavity.[spinwarp.ucsd.edu] Other diseases of the brain, such as non-bacterial infections, neoplasia, contusions, and demyelinating diseases, are not associated with cytotoxic edema, and therefore as[spinwarp.ucsd.edu]

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  • Cerebral Arteriosclerosis

    Basal ganglia dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain abscess (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain surgery (Medical Encyclopedia) Central pontine myelinolysis (Medical Encyclopedia[icdlist.com] In acute disorders of cerebral circulation and extensive damage to the brain tissue, the prognosis is extremely unfavorable. Brain abscess: symptoms and treatment[en.medicine-worlds.com]

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  • Syringobulbia

    Encephalitis ( Viral encephalitis, Herpesviral encephalitis ) · Cavernous sinus thrombosis · Brain abscess ( Amoebic ) Spinal cord Myelitis : Poliomyelitis · Demyelinating[thefullwiki.org] Syringobulbia may cause vertigo, nystagmus, unilateral or bilateral loss of facial sensation, lingual atrophy and weakness, dysarthria, dysphagia, hoarseness, and sometimes[merckmanuals.com] Stereotaxic surgery in the treatment of multiple brain abscesses. J Neurosurg, 69(2), 188-94. PMID: 3292717. Hart, M. N., Merz, P., Bennett-Gray, J., Menezes, A.[medicine.uiowa.edu]

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  • Cerebral Embolism

    Meanwhile, large abscesses of the brain can not be combined with embolism with subacute bacterial endocarditis.[minclinic.ru] They also serve the cause of heart attacks and small to microscopic abscesses.[minclinic.ru] Such emboli can cause extensive brain infarcts, did not differ from non-infectious embolic infarctions with occlusion of major cerebral arteries.[minclinic.ru]

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