Massive intracerebral air embolism associated with meningitis and lumbar spondylitis: case report.

@article{Kuo2004MassiveIA,
  title={Massive intracerebral air embolism associated with meningitis and lumbar spondylitis: case report.},
  author={Tsung Hsien Kuo and Kyu-Sung Lee and Ann Shung Lieu and Chih-Lung Lin and Guang-Jun Liu and S. L. Howng and S L Hwang},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  year={2004},
  volume={62 4},
  pages={362-5; discussion 365}
}
BACKGROUND Massive intracerebral air embolism is a rare pathologic state and never in association with meningitis and lumbar spondylitis. To the best of our knowledge, our presented case is the first of a massive intracerebral air embolism associated with meningitis and lumbar spondylitis of Klebsiella pneumonia. CASE DESCRIPTION A 55-year-old man… CONTINUE READING