A case of brain abscess due to Entamoeba species, Eikenella corrodens and Prevotella species.


Ozum U., Karadag O., Egilmez R., Engin A. , Oztoprak I., Ozcelik S.

British journal of neurosurgery, cilt.22, ss.596-8, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 22 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/02688690801894646
  • Dergi Adı: British journal of neurosurgery
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.596-8

Özet

We report a case of brain abscess due to multiple pathogens including Entamoeba species, Eikenella corrodens and Prevotella species. Patient had odontogenic infection without any site of amoebic infestation. Complete recovery was achieved with surgical treatment and antimicrobial therapy.