• occur
  • Epidural abscess can occur at any age, but is most prevalent in people age 50 and older. (aans.org)
  • Other very rare types of primary headaches include: cluster headaches: short episodes (15-180 minutes) of severe pain, usually around one eye, with autonomic symptoms (tearing, red eye, nasal congestion) which occur at the same time every day. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peripheral
  • The Lewis-Sumner syndrome (LSS) is a rare immune-mediated peripheral nerve disorder presenting with asymmetric upper limb sensory complaints and motor weakness. (biomedsearch.com)
  • surgical
  • With the development of antibiotics, however, mastoiditis has become quite rare in developed countries where surgical treatment is now much less frequent and more conservative, unlike former times. (wikipedia.org)
  • space
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with gadolinium enhancement revealed an epidural abscess with air bubbles in the anterior aspect of the central spinal canal of C4 and C5, compressing the spinal cord and causing a large amount of retropharyngeal abscesses in the prevertebral space of C1 through C7 ( Fig. 2B ). (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • SEAs are more common in posterior than anterior areas, and the most common location is the thoracolumbar area, where epidural space is larger and contains more fat tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Analgesics are administered into the epidural space typically for a few days after surgery, provided a catheter has been inserted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Injection of analgesics and steroids into the epidural space may improve some forms of back pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • medication
  • The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention traced the outbreak to fungal contamination in three lots of a medication called methylprednisolone used for epidural steroid injections. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Symptoms include pain at the forehead or ear, pus draining from the ear or sinuses, tenderness overlying the infectious site, fever, neck stiffness, and in rare cases focal seizures. (wikipedia.org)
  • INTRODUCTION
  • INTRODUCTION: Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis (CTX) is a rare autosomal-recessive disease due to mutations of the 27α-hydroxylase. (biomedsearch.com)
  • cause
  • An epidural injection or infusion for pain relief (e.g. in childbirth) is less likely to cause loss of muscle power, but has to be augmented to be sufficient for surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Piriformis syndrome is a controversial condition that, depending on the analysis, varies from a "very rare" cause to contributing to up to 8% of low back or buttock pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • 7 Although impressive by the sheer size of the investigation (an estimated 17,372 epidurals), the data collection methods vary from computerized registration of epidural anesthetics in some departments to assessment of stock used with allowances for wastage in others. (asahq.org)