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Les abcès cérébraux et leur traitement.

Les abcès cérébraux et leur traitement. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This is an excellent little thesis on the subject of abscess of the brain. The reviewer agrees with the author in his premise that abscess of the brain always follows infection of the bone, and, therefore, that this condition is a sequela of chronic otitis media and not of acute otitis media. He states that in those cases of abscess of the brain in which the lesion apparently occurs following acute otitis media, the apparently acute disease of the middle ear is almost certainly an exacerbation of a preexisting chronic disease of the middle ear. Piquet believes that if infection follows an acute otitis media the infection is probably so virulent that it passes rapidly through the bone and infects the subarachnoid space producing a meningitis, because there has been no chance for adhesions to occur between the meninges and the cortex, which is always the case in a slowly http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry American Medical Association

Les abcès cérébraux et leur traitement.

Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry , Volume 28 (4) – Oct 1, 1932

Les abcès cérébraux et leur traitement.

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This is an excellent little thesis on the subject of abscess of the brain. The reviewer agrees with the author in his premise that abscess of the brain always follows infection of the bone, and, therefore, that this condition is a sequela of chronic otitis media and not of acute otitis media. He states that in those cases of abscess of the brain in...
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American Medical Association
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Copyright © 1932 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
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0096-6754
DOI
10.1001/archneurpsyc.1932.02240040211019
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This is an excellent little thesis on the subject of abscess of the brain. The reviewer agrees with the author in his premise that abscess of the brain always follows infection of the bone, and, therefore, that this condition is a sequela of chronic otitis media and not of acute otitis media. He states that in those cases of abscess of the brain in which the lesion apparently occurs following acute otitis media, the apparently acute disease of the middle ear is almost certainly an exacerbation of a preexisting chronic disease of the middle ear. Piquet believes that if infection follows an acute otitis media the infection is probably so virulent that it passes rapidly through the bone and infects the subarachnoid space producing a meningitis, because there has been no chance for adhesions to occur between the meninges and the cortex, which is always the case in a slowly

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Archives of Neurology & PsychiatryAmerican Medical Association

Published: Oct 1, 1932

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