Neurological Surgery No Shinkei Geka Volume 10, Issue 1 (January 1982)

Nocardia Brain Abscess:A case report Yoshifumi ODA 1 , Koreaki MORI 1 , Akira KOBAYASHI 2 , Hajime HANDA 2 1Department of Neurosurgery, Kochi Medical School 2Department of Neurosurgery, Kyoto University Medical School Keyword: Brain abscess , Noeardia , Infection , Metastaictumor pp.99-102
Published Date 1982/1/10
  • Abstract
  • Look Inside

A 42 years old woman was noticed to have an abnormalshadow in the left lower field of lung at the time ofperiodicalchest radiographic examination in July 1979. Shedidn'tshow any signs or symptoms of inflammation such asfever,increased rate of blood sedimentation, leukocytosisand soon by that time.

Four weeks prior to admission she started tocomplain ofmild but continuous headache and then developedanorexia,dysarthria and weakness in the right half of theface. Shewas admitted to the Kyoto University Hospital onSeptem-ber 14, 1979.

Copyright © 1982, Igaku-Shoin Ltd. All rights reserved.


Neurological Surgery 脳神経外科
10巻1号 (1982年1月)
電子版ISSN 1882-1251 印刷版ISSN 0301-2603 医学書院