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TB Meningitis 9/29/2009 Morning Report Maggie Davis Hovda Incidence 2005: In the US there were 186 cases of meningeal TB, which accounted for 6.3% of all ...
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Complications associated with encephalitis and ICP TB Meningitis Usually insidious: difficult to diagnose in early stages (fever 30%, URTI 20%) ...
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1889- First procedure to access the dural space consisted of a cut down procedure to help decrease intracranial pressure in people in TB meningitis by Walter Essex Wynter
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TB Meningitis. Learning Objectives. Introduction. Global problem. Aetiology and pathogenesis . Clinical Features. Complications and clinical outcome. Diagnosis
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Objectives Overview global epidemiology Review available surveillance data and epidemiologic studies Review TB and HIV ... Because TB meningitis is a deadly ...
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MENINGITIS Meningitis is an inflammatory process of the leptomeninges and CSF Space occupying lesions CNS hemorrhage Brain tumours Brain abscess Metastatic tumours ...
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Opening Pressure=350 mm, WBC=20, India Ink=Pos. What is the most likely diagnosis? Cryptococcal relapse TB meningitis Immune Reconstitution Syndrome ...
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TB meningitis diagnostikis zogierTi sakiTxi Sorena sabanaZe, TinaTin bakuraZe, “samSabaToba”, 01.02.11
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... or cauda equina Tuberculous pericarditis Echo is the imaging modality of choice for definitive diagnosis TB Meningitis CSF: Lymphocytic pleocytosis ... TB ...
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Cryptococcal meningitis and tuberculosis: Key considerations on when to start ART? Dr. Andrew D Kambugu. Infectious Diseases Institute. Makerere University College of ...
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Special Situations in the Treatment of MDR TB. Dr. Ashraf Abdulhaseeb. Chest Diseases Consultant. ... Several reports detail poor outcomes of DR-TB meningitis.
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Title: No Slide Title Author: NCHSTP DTBE Last modified by: wset2k Created Date: 3/7/2001 3:17:37 PM Document presentation format: On-screen Show Company
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The role of the Childhood TB Subgroup in vaccine research Gunnar Bjune TB in the 21st Century Consortium Not to loose what we have (BCG) Reduces child mortality Prime ...
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CNS Infections CSF in TB. ... Create a table of CSF findings in Meningitis, aseptic meningitis, TB meningitis, Brain abscess and multiple sclerosis! Author: User
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CNS Tuberculosis Fredilyn Lipata, MIV Radiology 2007 Introduction CNS TB is a granulomatous infection caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis It is hematogenously spread ...
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Mainly TBM, Cryptococcal meningitis. TB mainly spread via droplet infection-lungs . Prim TB-ghons complex mainly in lungs but any organ may be involved.
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Meningitis and Encephalitis: Diagnosis and Treatment Update Definitions Meningitis – inflammation of the meninges Encephalitis – infection of the brain parenchyma ...
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Additional Case: Answer 2 Treatment should begin right away when TB meningitis is one of the likely diagnoses Diagnosis of TB meningitis can be supported by: ...
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TB meningitis < 1/2 serum, often < 10 >100. 50-500. Lymphocyte predominant. Negative. Imaging? ** CT of the head is necessary before LP in patients with signs or ...
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CNS Infections Meningitis. An inflammatory process of the leptomeninges and CSF within the subarachnoid space. ... TB meningtisExudate at the base of the brain.
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Tuberculosis and the Immune Reconstitution Inflammatory Syndrome (IRIS) Bob Colebunders Definition ‘a paradoxical inflammatory reaction against a foreign antigen ...
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TB in TennesseeThe Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Jason Cummins, MPH. ... Pediatric TB Meningitis Case. 28 month-old Hispanic male. Source case: maternal grandmother.
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The usefulness of corticosteroids (e.g., prednisolone or dexamethasone) in the treatment of TB is proven for TB meningitis and TB pericarditis.
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e- Bone &joint tuberculosis. f- TB entritis. Types of specimens: -Sputum. - BAL. ... a-TB Pleural effusion b- Tuberculous meningitis c- Millary tuberculosis.
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Tuberculosis Background Tuberculosis (TB) is the most common cause of infection-related death worldwide Mycobacterium tuberculosis is the most common cause of TB Very ...
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BCG is clearly effective against miliary TB and TB meningitis But its effectiveness against pulmonary TB is controversial ... But the TB bacterium has a better idea ...
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... .15 mg/kg q 6 hours x 4 days Corticosteroids also important in management of TB meningitis Case Answers HIV Elisa negative, HIV RNA PCR negative HSV, ...
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EPIDEMIC CEREBROSPINAL MENINGITIS Dept. Of Infectious Disease Shengjing Hospital DEFINITION 1. Epidemic cerebrospinal meningitis is acute infectious disease caused by ...
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... Exs: E.coli, Streptococci, TB, meningitis Eubacteria Structure Archaebacteria Lack peptidoglycan DNA closer ... TB Bacteria release toxins interfering ...
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... Tb meningitis Cryptococcus neoformans Fungal infection seen in immunodeficiency & immunosuppression, esp. in organ transplants and AIDS (CD4 < 50).
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MENTAL HEALTH AND HIV An Overview ... Toxoplasma Encephalitis Primary CNS Lymphoma Cryptococcal Meningitis Rarely TB Meningitis and Kaposi’s Sarcoma Other CNS ...
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Prevention of Tuberculosis in Kuwait Samir M ... IT reduces the risk of progression TB infection to serious forms of tuberculosis such as TB meningitis and miliary TB.
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Normal CT Brain Hydrocephalic Brain Subependymal CSF permeation Non-Communicating Hydrocephalus ... TB Meningitis : Vein of Galen : Slide 35 Slide 36 ...
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How is TB different in children? Most children are smear-negative. Difficult to diagnose. Children are prone to severe types of TB such as TB meningitis
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... (AIa) except for TB and cryptococcal meningitis as indicated below: Patients with cryptococcal meningitis should be managed in consultation with experts ...
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TB-IRIS Research priorities and update from Kampala workshop Graeme Meintjes Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town HIV Service, GF Jooste Hospital
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For TB meningitis – no evidence for timing of ART start. Follow your intuition; do not initiate until symptoms of raised intracranial pressure have abated.
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Fever in the Tropics Tom D. Thacher, MD Department of Family Medicine Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota [email protected] Fever as a Symptom Malaria ...
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Although TB meningitis accounts for only 2% of all cases in TB ... Factors associated with misdiagnosis of TB (1/11) Factors associated with misdiagnosis ...
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Objectives . List the 2 methods that can be used when screening TB Infection. Describe the difference between a TB reactor and a TB converter.
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... so that health worker will know this and give an extra dose BCG vaccine TB currently ... of childhood TB: miliary TB and TB meningitis Offers some ...
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Drug tx of Pulmonary TB 09/10/07 ... useful in TB meningitis as good meningeal penetration) [Combination=RIFATER] If resistance likely add ethambutol ...
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... 2- Brain tumors due to increased metabolism of glucose by CNS 3- TB meningitis & sarcoidosis Due to inhibition of ... Glutamine synthesis helps to ...
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Meningitis Vaccinations. Meningitis vaccination is required for all students who live in the residence halls or Jardine Apartments, or a waiver must be signed
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to test if the new QuantiFeron TB Gold (QFT-G) is able to work in suspected TB meningitis as rapid tool for TB diagnosis. TST was not reactive (negative) in all children
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Mycobacterium TB. Coccidiodes. Trichinella spiralis. Arboviruses ... Generally similar to those of bacterial meningitis, but often are less severe. 1-2 days prodromal ...
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Paediatric aspects of Tuberculosis ... Up to 5 years Dissemination Meningitis 5 to puberty LN and ... Challenges Paediatric TB is rare Children are ...
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Infection Control Program The ... meningitis , Meningococcal ... such as pulmonary tuberculosis or meningococcal meningitis. Symptoms of TB Cough Weakness Fatigue ...
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Start treatment for cryptococcal meningitis (CM) plus antiretroviral therapy (ART) ... (AIa) except for TB and cryptococcal meningitis as indicated below: ...
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