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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Brain abscesses and ischaemic strokes complicate pulmonary arteriovenous malformations (PAVMs). At risk individuals… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Brain abscess is associated with local vasogenic edema, which leads to increased intracranial pressure and significant morbidity… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We have developed a mouse brain abscess model by using Staphylococcus aureus, one of the main etiologic agents of brain abscesses… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The past 20 years have seen major advances in the diagnosis and management of brain abscess, with a corresponding improvement in… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Bacterial brain abscesses occur in approximately 1500 to 2500 patients each year in the United States. Multiple abscesses have… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
No deaths have occurred among 20 consecutive patients with intraparenchyma brain abscesses treated at the University of… (More)
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