Delayed Occurrence of Escherichia coli Subdural Empyema Following Head Injury in an Elderly Patient: A Case Report and Literature Review

Abstract Subdural empyema is a rare but serious intracranial infection that warrants prompt management to reduce morbidity and avoid mortality. However, clinical and radiologic features may be subtle or ambivalent. Thus a diagnosis of subdural empyema should not be discounted, especially in a patien...

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Main Authors: Thangaraj Munusamy, Shree Kumar Dinesh
Format: Article
Published: Georg Thieme Verlag KG 2015-03-01
Series:Journal of Neurological Surgery Reports
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