complicating a concha bullosa pyocele.
He was diagnosed with meningoencephalitis (inflammation of the brain and spinal cord and their meninges) and subdural empyema
Intracranial infections include brain abscess and subdural empyema
These studies prompted the diagnosis of coalescent mastoiditis with septic dural sinus thrombosis, venous hemorrhagic infarctions, brain abscesses, and subdural empyema
Rare complications of cerebral malaria such as spontaneous subdural empyema
and subarachnoid hemorrhage has also been reported in literature (1,3,4).
Brain abscesses, subdural empyema
, spinal epidural abscesses, and septic thrombi of the cavernous and dural venous sinuses should be surgically debrided if possible.
and Suppurative Intracranial Phlebitis.
and herpes zoster sunroom (Hunt Syndrome) complicating removal of third molars.
CT can be useful for ruling out other conditions such as neoplasm and in evaluating coexistent lesions, such as subdural empyema
We report a case of spontaneous E coli meningitis associated with a bilateral frontal subdural empyema
in an adult.
0-cm subdural tumor studding plus subdural empyema
6/M/69 Laryngeal Single large globular N/A N/A squamous subdural tumor, cell small nearby carcinoma plaquelike meningioma 7/M/69 Prostate Diffuse subdural Yes Yes carcinoma 0.
Despite advances in imaging and the availability of antibiotics, subdural empyema
remains a disease process that carries significant morbidity and mortality.