Multiple intracranial tuberculosis: a case report

Tiwari, V.D.; Mohanty, S. and Tandon, S.C. (1989) Multiple intracranial tuberculosis: a case report. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 36 (2). pp. 48-49.

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Abstract

An eleven year old girl was admitted with clinical feature* of severe rise of intracranial pressure, brain stem dysfunction and acute abdominal pain. C.T, Scan of head revealed 34 tuberculomas spread in all parts of the brain. She made complete recovery on antituberculous treatment and C.T. after one year showed complete disappearance of all tuberculomas.

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Uncontrolled Keywords:Child, Girl, CT Scan, Tuberculoma, CT-Scan, Brain, Intracranial Pressure, Fever, Abdominal Pain, Antituberculous Treatment, Streptomycin, Rifampicn, INH and Ethambutol, Decadron4, Oral Glycerine
Subjects:Organic Chemicals > Alcohols > Glycols
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis
Therapeutics > Drug Therapy
Persons > Age Groups > Child
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Central Nervous System Infections > Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections
Organic Chemicals > Amines > Polyamines
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons > Steroids > Steroids, Fluorinated
Heterocyclic Compounds > Heterocyclic Compounds with 4 or More Rings > Rifamycins
Polycyclic Hydrocarbons > Steroids > Pregnanes
Organic Chemicals > Alcohols > Sugar Alcohols
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:3257
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:05 June 2009

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