Top 20 of Brain Abscess

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Brain abscess.

1997: JPJohnson; GEMathisen;

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CXC chemokine receptor-2 ligands are required for neutrophil-mediated host defense in experimental brain abscesses.

2001: BBarry; WFHickey; TKielian;

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Listeriosis.

1997: BLorber;

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Toll-like receptor 2 (TLR2) is pivotal for recognition of S. aureus peptidoglycan but not intact bacteria by microglia.

2005: EDBearden; NEsen; TKielian;

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Septic metastatic lesions of pyogenic liver abscess. Their association with Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia in diabetic patients.

1991: DLCheng; CYLiu; YCLiu; RSWang; MYYen;

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Aquaporin-4 gene deletion in mice increases focal edema associated with staphylococcal brain abscess.

2005: OBloch; GTManley; MCPapadopoulos; ASVerkman;

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IL-1 and TNF-alpha play a pivotal role in the host immune response in a mouse model of Staphylococcus aureus-induced experimental brain abscess.

2004: ACBaldwin; EDBearden; NEsen; TKielian;

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Anaerobic infections (second of three parts).

1974: JGBartlett; SLGorbach;

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Toll-like receptor 2 modulates the proinflammatory milieu in Staphylococcus aureus-induced brain abscess.

2005: NEsen; SGarg; AHaney; TKielian; PMMayes;

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Diminished virulence of an alpha-toxin mutant of Staphylococcus aureus in experimental brain abscesses.

2001: ACheung; WFHickey; TKielian;

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Management of anaerobic infections.

1975: JGBartlett; AWChow; SMFinegold; DJFlora; SLGorbach; EJHarder; FPTally;

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Infections of the central nervous system.

1998: WMScheld; GCTownsend;

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Diagnostic and therapeutic considerations in Nocardia asteroides infection.

1974: RLHarvey; DLPalmer; JKWheeler;

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MyD88-dependent signals are essential for the host immune response in experimental brain abscess.

2007: NEsen; ACHaney; JJohnson; TKielian; KMcCastlain; NKPhulwani; MMSyed;

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The effect of carbon dioxide on the sensitivity of Bacteroides fragilis to certain antibiotics in vitro.

1970: AACodd; JHHale; HRIngham; JBSelkon;

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Bacteriology of abscesses of the central nervous system: a multicentre prospective study.

1977: Jde Louvois; PGortavai; RHurley;

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Persistent immune activation associated with a mouse model of Staphylococcus aureus-induced experimental brain abscess.

2004: ACBaldwin; TKielian;

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Central nervous system infection with Listeria monocytogenes. 33 years' experience at a general hospital and review of 776 episodes from the literature.

1998: SBCalderwood; ELHohmann; EMylonakis;

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Characterization of microglia and macrophages in the central nervous system of rats: definition of the differential expression of molecules using standard and novel monoclonal antibodies in normal CNS and in four models of parenchymal reaction.

1993: TLDensmore; NAFlaris; WFHickey; MCMolleston;

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Clinical application of proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy in the diagnosis of intracranial mass lesions.

2002: SHerminghaus; TKrings; HLanfermann; GMarquardt; WMöller-Hartmann; UPilatus; FEZanella;

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