Unusual presentation of tuberculomata

Narayana Reddy, G.N. and Prusty, Gourikumar (1983) Unusual presentation of tuberculomata. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 30 (1). pp. 97-100.

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Abstract

Six cases of Tuberculoma of brain are reported for their unusual presentation. Two cases had grape-like multiple arachnoid cysts in association with a tuberculoma. One case showed a tuberculous abscess in the cerebellum in association with tuberculous meningitis. One case had presented with a history of abnormal behaviour for three years with no evidence of raised intracranial pressure. Two cases with duration of more than live years are included because of chronicity.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculoma, Brain, Intracranial Pressure, Cerebellum, Tuberculous Meningitis, Case Reports
Subjects:Nervous System Diseases > Neurologic Manifestations > Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Nervous System Diseases > Central Nervous System Diseases > Brain Diseases
Nervous System Diseases > Neurologic Manifestations > Meningism
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Central Nervous System Infections > Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Signs and Symptoms
Nervous System Diseases > Nervous System Malformations > Central Nervous System Cysts
Nervous System Diseases > Neurologic Manifestations
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms > Signs and Symptoms > Neurologic Manifestations
ID Code:2634
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:27 February 2008

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