Intracranial abscess.


Thirty-one patients with intracranial abscess who were treated at Royal Perth Hospital during the past 10 years are reviewed. There were 17 males and 14 females with a mean age of 39.2 years. Fifteen deaths indicate an over-all mortality of 45%. However, the mortality was 62% in the first five years, and 39% during the latter five years. The clinical… (More)


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@article{McCann1979IntracranialA, title={Intracranial abscess.}, author={Vincent J. McCann and Tony Kyle and Cecily Goodwin and Jayme B. Stokes}, journal={The Medical journal of Australia}, year={1979}, volume={1 3}, pages={75-6, 97} }