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Brain Abscess

Known as: abscess cerebral, BRAIN, ABSCESS, Brain Abscess [Disease/Finding] 
A circumscribed collection of purulent exudate in the brain, due to bacterial and other infections. The majority are caused by spread of infected… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background: Brain abscesses and ischaemic strokes complicate pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (PAVMs). At risk individuals… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Discriminating pyogenic brain abscesses from cystic or necrotic tumors is sometimes difficult with CT or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to determine whether diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) and apparent diffusion… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Microglia are a major ghal component of the central nervous system (CNS) and are extremely sessile. Only a subtype, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
AIMS To assess the natural history, risk factors for death and deterioration of patients with Eisenmenger Syndrome. METHODS The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the differences in signal intensity between brain abscesses and necrotic or… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Diagnostic difficulties in discriminating brain abscess from necrotic or cystic tumors using conventional CT and MRI have been… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
ABSTRACT: BACTERIAL BRAIN ABSCESSES occur in approximately 1500 to 2500 patients each year in the United States. Multiple… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Septic metastatic endophthalmitis from Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess, first reported in seven cases treated at the Veterans… Expand
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Highly Cited
1942