Neurological Surgery No Shinkei Geka Volume 5, Issue 6 (June 1977)

Intraventricular Rupture of Abscess of the Brain:Case Report Masahiro IZAWA 1 , Mizuo KAGAWA 1 , Koichi KITAMURA 1 1Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Tokyo Women's College Keyword: CT scan , Intraventricular rupture , Brain abscess pp.673-680
Published Date 1977/6/1
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The clinical features and course of patient who survived from rupture of brain abscess into the lateral ventricle are described. The carotid angiogram, conray cystogram and CT scan are shown.

A 50-year-old female admitted to our hospital, with few days history of headache, confusion and left hemiparesis. Right carotid angiogram demonstrated a large frontal mass. Comity cystogram showed leakage of contrast medium from frontal lobe abscess cavity into the lateral ventricle.

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Neurological Surgery 脳神経外科
5巻6号 (1977年6月)
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