• intracranial
  • Bacteroides fragilis).Clostridium perfringens can cause of brain abscesses and meningitis following intracranial surgery or head trauma. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the stage of encephalitis, antimicrobial therapy and utilization of measures to lower the increase in the intracranial pressure can prevent the formation of an intracranial abscess However, after an abscess has emerged, surgical removal or drainage may be necessary, along with an extended course of antimicrobial therapy (4-8 weeks). (wikipedia.org)
  • Some advocate complete drainage of intracranial abscess, while others use repeated aspirations of the abscess. (wikipedia.org)
  • crevices
  • Plaque tends to build up around the gingival margin (the gumline) and in gingival crevices or periodontal pocket (below the gumline). (wikipedia.org)
  • Play media The main activity of the amoeba Entamoeba gingivalis in the infected periodontal crevices, besides moving, consists in feeding on the nucleus of white blood cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • capsule
  • An abscess is an accumulation of pus made up of dead white blood cells that become walled off in a capsule in the horse's body, feet or head. (equimed.com)