Glioblastoma multiforme mimicking a frontal abscess after surgery for a large vestibular schwannoma.

@article{Fuchsmann2010GlioblastomaMM,
  title={Glioblastoma multiforme mimicking a frontal abscess after surgery for a large vestibular schwannoma.},
  author={Carine Fuchsmann and Alexandra Traverse-Gl{\'e}hen and Micka{\"e}l Durbec and Christian Dubreuil and St{\'e}phane Tringali},
  journal={European annals of otorhinolaryngology, head and neck diseases},
  year={2010},
  volume={127 1},
  pages={46-8}
}
OBJECTIVES Routine vestibular schwannoma surgery can result in serious and potentially lethal infectious complications. A high degree of vigilance is necessary to diagnose these uncommon infections and in case of postoperative neurological symptoms, brain magnetic resonance imaging should be performed to eliminate a brain abscess. In some cases, the final diagnosis is not the expected one. CLINICAL PRESENTATION A 39-year-old man presented three months postoperatively after a vestibular… CONTINUE READING

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