Meningitis and Brain Abscess Presenting with Epistaxis in a Woman with Prior Head and Neck Cancer

@inproceedings{Cross2015MeningitisAB,
  title={Meningitis and Brain Abscess Presenting with Epistaxis in a Woman with Prior Head and Neck Cancer},
  author={Danielle Cross and Rebecca Jeanmonod},
  booktitle={Case reports in otolaryngology},
  year={2015}
}
It is estimated that more than 60% of people have epistaxis in their lifetimes, and as such it is a common complaint encountered in emergency medicine. Although epistaxis is usually self-limited and benign, it can occasionally be a sign of serious underlying pathology. We report a case of epistaxis secondary to invasive squamous cell cancer, ultimately… CONTINUE READING