Epidural Abscess

Known as: Abscess, Extradural, Epidural Abscess [Disease/Finding], Extradural Abscess 
Circumscribed collections of suppurative material occurring in the spinal or intracranial EPIDURAL SPACE. The majority of epidural abscesses occur in… (More)
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1936-2017
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND We compared the clinical features and outcomes of patients with spinal epidural abscess treated with prolonged… (More)
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2002
2002
We present three cases of epidural abscess, all in patients in whom an epidural catheter had been inserted for postoperative pain… (More)
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1996
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1996
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to critically evaluate the predictive efficacy of various clinical factors in spinal… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND The mechanism of epidural infection associated with epidural block is not clearly understood. Resident organisms in… (More)
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1991
1991
Seven patients with spinal epidural abscess were evaluated with MR imaging. T1-weighted images were obtained before and after… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
A retrospective study of spinal epidural abscess spanning 10 years and encompassing 40 patients was done. Epidemiology, clinical… (More)
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1985
1985
Spinal epidural abscess is an uncommon and serious infection resulting from direct extension of a local process or hematogenous… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
Of 27 cases of spinal epidural abscess, 19 were caused by bacteria, 7 by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and 1 by Echinococcus… (More)
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1979
1979
Two cases of spinal epidural abscess following prolonged epidural anaesthesia are presented. The clinical features included fever… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
Thirty-nine patients with spinal epidural abscess were evaluated at the Massachusetts General Hospital between 1947 and 1974… (More)
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