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2,066 Possible Causes for Brain Abscess, Visual Field Test Abnormal, 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] 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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  • Meningioma

    The vast majority of intraspinal meningiomas occur in an intradural extramedullary location. A meningioma in a purely extradural location in the cervical spine as reported here is quite exceptional. Extradural meningiomas tend to show more aggressive features than intradural meningiomas and are often confused with[…][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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  • Papilledema

    A brain abscess is drained, and antibiotics are given.[msdmanuals.com] Visual fields can be tested more formally by an ophthalmologist using vision grids.[drugs.com] abscess –Encephalitis (e.g., herpes) –Neurosyphilis –Toxoplasmosis * Meningitis (e.g., bacterial, viral, TB) * Malignant hypertension * Pre-eclampsia Optic disc swelling[checkorphan.org]

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  • Cerebral Thrombosis

    Consultations Consultation with a neurosurgeon is indicated in patients with subdural empyema or brain abscess.[emedicine.medscape.com] These include intracranial or parameningeal infection (meningitis, encephalitis, brain abscess); malignancy; intracranial hemorrhage such as subdural hemorrhage (SDH), intraventricular[clinicaladvisor.com] […] decreased level of consciousness Papilledema Severe global mental status depression or alteration may signify impending brain herniation Manifestations resulting from focal brain[coreem.net]

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  • Occipital Lobe Tumor

    Basal ganglia dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain abscess (Medical Encyclopedia) Brain surgery (Medical Encyclopedia) Central pontine myelinolysis (Medical Encyclopedia[icdlist.com] With maturity, more rigorous computerized visual field tests are possible.[childhoodbraintumor.org] […] in the brain Stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) Brain Abscess - Infections (bacterial or fungal) Brain Tissue Damage Radiation Therapy/Radiosurgery : Brain Cell Necrosis[nf2is.org]

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