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Cerebral abscess

Cerebral abscess: Introduction

Cerebral abscess: An abscess that forms in the part of the brain called the cerebrum. The abscess may result from other infections such as ear infections, dental abscess and lung infections. The prognosis is determined by the size and exact location of the abscess. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cerebral abscess is available below.

Symptoms of Cerebral abscess

Treatments for Cerebral abscess

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Cerebral abscess: Complications

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Causes of Cerebral abscess

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Cerebral abscess: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cerebral abscess

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MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury more »

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Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A variety of symptoms can occur in more »

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Cerebral abscess: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cerebral abscess

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