Category Archives: Infection

SNI: Infection

Length of preoperative hospital stay is the dominating risk factor for surgical site infection in neurosurgery: A cohort data-driven analysis

  •  Emilio Garzón Cediel, Varina Louise Boerwinkle, Juan Fernando Ramon, Diana Arias, Jose Antonio De la Hoz-Valle, Jose Dario Mercado, Darwin Cohen, Maria Claudia Niño 

March 4, 2022, 12:37

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  • Infection

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  • Original Article

Surgical management of spontaneous thoracic and lumbar spondylodiscitis by fixation and debridement

  •  Ahmed Hosameldin, Mohammed Hussein, Ehab Abdelhalim, Mohammed Shehab, Ashraf Osman 

February 11, 2022, 10:34

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  • Infection

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  • Original Article

Surgical strategy for tuberculous brain abscess with dural infiltration: A case report

  •  Takumi Hoshimaru, Ryokichi Yagi, Shinji Kawabata, Masahiko Wanibuchi 

January 5, 2022, 11:57

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  • Infection

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  • Case Report

Fourth ventricle neurocysticercosis presenting with Bruns’ syndrome: A case report

  •  Diogo Roque, José Hipólito-Reis, Pedro Duarte-Batista, Maria Manuel Santos 

December 21, 2021, 14:07

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  • Infection

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  • Case Report

Atypical pituitary abscess lacking rim enhancement and diffusion restriction with an unusual organism, Moraxella catarrhalis: A case report and review of the literature

  •  Tatsuya Kawano, Naoki Shinojima, Satoko Hanatani, Eiichi Araki, Yoshiki Mikami, Akitake Mukasa 

December 21, 2021, 14:04

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  • Infection

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  • Case Report

Pediatric brain abscess – etiology, management challenges and outcome in Lagos Nigeria

  •  Okezie Obasi Kanu, Omotayo Ojo, Christopher Esezobor, Olufemi Bankole, John Olatosi, Ezekiel Ogunleye, Chinyere Asoegwu, Morgan Eghosa, Bamidele Adebayo, Rita Oladele, Clement Nwawolo 

December 8, 2021, 11:50

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  • Infection

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  • Original Article

Role of topical vancomycin in reduction of postoperative infections in head trauma patients: A developing country experience

  •  Ahmed Atallah, Mohammad Elbaroody, Ahmed A. Aziz N. Hassan, Ahmed M. Ali, Mohamed E. Elhawary 

December 8, 2021, 10:50

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  • Infection

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  • Original Article

Brain paracoccidioidomycosis in an immunosuppressed patient with systemic lupus erythematosus

  •  Carolina Kamer, Barbara Janke Pretto, Carlos Rafael Livramento, Rafael Carlos da Silva 

November 30, 2021, 11:50

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  • Infection

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  • Case Report

Aspergillus sphenoiditis growth on long cut ends of a non-absorbable sellar floor dura closure suture

  •  Seiichiro Eguchi, Go Matsuoka, Naoki Suzuki, Tatsuya Ishikawa, Koji Yamaguchi, Takakazu Kawamata 

November 24, 2021, 11:22

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  • Infection

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  • Case Report

Prevotella brain abscess in a healthy patient with a patent foramen ovale: Case report

  •  Yu Akimoto, Kiyoyuki Yanaka, Kuniyuki Onuma, Kazuhiro Nakamura, Eiichi Ishikawa 

November 2, 2021, 14:03

Category:

  • Infection

Article Type:

  • Case Report