Nonoperative management of an intramedullary tuberculoma

Dhammi, Ish Kumar(MS); Jain, A. K. (MS) and Buxi, T.B.S.(MD) (2002) Nonoperative management of an intramedullary tuberculoma. Tropical Doctor, 32. pp. 44-45.

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Abstract

The intramedullary tuberculoma is used as an autopsy/ surgical diagnosis. With magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) preoperative diagnosis is possible, as characteristics of brain and spinal cord granuloina arc well established. We present a case of intramedullary tuberculoma, which has been treated on noonoperative lines with complete neural recover

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Intramedullary Tuberculoma, MRI, Diagnosis, Treatment, Case Study, Anti-tubercular Drugs, Isoniazid (INAH), Rifampicin, Pyrazinamide, Ethambutol
Subjects:Organic Chemicals > Amines > Ethylamines
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Chemical Actions and Uses > Pharmacologic Actions > Therapeutic Uses > Anti-Infective Agents > Anti-Bacterial Agents
Organic Chemicals > Hydrazines > Isoniazid
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections
-Institutional Repositories > Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds with 4 or More Rings > Rifamycins
Nervous System Diseases > Central Nervous System Diseases > Spinal Cord Diseases
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring > Pyrazines
Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures > Diagnostic Imaging > Magnetic Resonance Imaging
ID Code:2326
Deposited By:Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
Deposited On:19 September 2007

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