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110 Possible Causes for Staphylococcal Meningitis

  • Acute Sinusitis

    A case of balloon frontal sinuplasty in a 12-year old male with intracranial abscess from acute sinusitis is presented. The patient experienced photophobia, fever, headache, nausea and vomiting. Frontal sinusitis with intracranial abscess was diagnosed on imaging. The patient was taken to the operating room for[…][]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Lipodystrophies are a group of heterogeneous disorders characterized by varying degrees of body fat loss and predisposition to insulin resistance and its metabolic complications. Lipodystrophy associated metabolic abnormalities include insulin resistance, that often lead to diabetes mellitus and its complications,[…][]

  • Staphylococcal Pneumonia

    Meningitis: Staphylococcal meningitis is a complication of surgical procedures on the central nervous system.[] , and toxin-mediated diseases, including food poisoning, staphylococcal scarlet fever, scalded skin syndrome, and toxic shock syndrome (TSS).[] Septicaemia, pericarditis, endocarditis, osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, cerebral abscess, meningitis (particularly in pneumococcal pneumonia).[]

  • Acute Peritonitis

    Acupuncture is an alternative medical therapy and widely practiced in Northeast Asia. Although it is known as a safe procedure, complications including infection, pneumothorax, hemorrhage, and cardiac tamponade have been reported. The authors present a rare case of fatal acute peritonitis due to penetration of[…][]

  • Spinal Epidural Abscess

    Keywords: Anterior sacral meningocele, epidural abscess, pre-sacral space, Currarino triad, staphylococcal meningitis DOI: 10.3233/JPN-130612 Journal: Journal of Pediatric[]

  • Right Heart Endocarditis

    Right heart endocarditis makes up 5-10% of all infective endocarditis involving valvular, congenital and artificial structures. Given the limited literature in this area, we reviewed the characteristics, management and outcomes of this condition in this retrospective cohort study. Thirty-five patients with right heart[…][]

  • Staphylococcus Aureus Meningitis

    […] one clinical series) has a higher association with community-acquired staphylococcal meningitis.[] In staphylococcal meningitis a search for a primary source should include the lower vertebral spine.[] Hospitals with active neurosurgical services generate more cases of staphylococcal meningitis (eg, infection of CSF shunts).[]

  • Vertebral Osteomyelitis

    Septic vertebral osteomyelitis caused by Yersinia pseudotuberculosis is extremely rare. We report the first case of pyogenic vertebral osteomyelitis due to Y. pseudotuberculosis. A 65-year-old man presented with low back pain and fever. He had a history of psoriasis vulgaris treated with adalimumab. The patient[…][]

  • Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

    Figure Staphylococcal parotitis, face of elderly woman.[] Intracranial complications include brain abscess, subdural abscess, epidural abscess, septic thrombosis of the lateral sinus, meningitis, and hydrocephalus.[]

  • Staphylococcal Infection

    The 38 staphylococcal meningitis cases were 21 men and 17 women. Fever and altered consciousness were the leading clinical manifestations.[] Q: How common is staphylococcal meningitis? A: Staphylococcal meningitis is uncommon in people with competent immune systems.[] Meningitis: Staphylococcal meningitis is a complication of surgical procedures on the central nervous system.[]

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