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epidural empyema

presenting a new pathology to the forum.. m/60, had head injury,was operated in small peripheral hospital ,came with heavy infection, pseudomonas resistant to all, took one month to clear, later i did cranioplasty.. came after 6 months with pus discharge, this is epidural empyema.. same organism.. had to remove bone flap and do debridement.. will need revision plasty again at a later date once infection clears

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epidural empyema is a rare condition, but very easily curable with removal of infected material and appropriate antibiotics

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Intracranial epidural abscess, less commonly called epidural empyema, refers to a pyogenic collection within the epidural space of the head.Epidural abscess presents similar to other intracranial infections with: fever headache nuchal rigidity focal neurologic deficits or seizures may also occur in cases of large space-occupying empyemas

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Epidural empyema not so commonly seen - Thanks Sir for the post

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epidural empyema is a rare condition, but very easily curable with removal of infected material and appropriate antibiotics

Rarely seen epidural emphysema cases . Thanks for sharing post.

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Thanks for sharing the case. Good

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SUGGESTIVE OF . INTRACRANIAL EPIDURAL ABSCESS THANKS. FOR. SHARING. SIR

Nicely managed sir.

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Nice information

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Excellent pure diagnosis

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You are an artist sir... Thanks for sharing such cases these are rare to see

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