JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS, vol.58, no.1, pp.71-73, 2012 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
JOURNAL OF TROPICAL PEDIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
brain abscess, basal ganglia, child, BRAIN-ABSCESS, THALAMIC ABSCESS, CHILDREN, MANAGEMENT, DIAGNOSIS, SURGERY
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
Brain abscesses are serious infections that cause neurological problems and generally require antibiotic treatment and surgical drainage. Hematogenous brain abscesses are generally located in the region fed by the middle cerebral artery, but are occasionally found in deep tissues, such as the basal ganglia and thalamus.