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*  Tuberculosis - ONA
... tuberculosis; genitourinary tuberculosis; and tuberculosis of the central nervous system, including tuberculous meningitis. ... The most common form of active tuberculosis is pulmonary tuberculosis. Eighty-five percent of all cases of tuberculosis involve ... Tuberculosis is an infection that primarily affects the lungs but can also involve nearly every organ system in the body. It is ... Tuberculosis makes lung cancer almost 11 times more common *Steroids used for HIV-associated tuberculosis increase cancer risk ...
  http://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/pulmonary-medicine/tuberculosis/article/625843/
*  Modeling tuberculous meningitis in zebrafish using Mycobacterium marinum | Disease Models & Mechanisms
1937). Tuberculosis of the central nervous system, with special reference to tuberculous meningitis. J. Pathol. Bacteriol. 45, ... Tuberculous meningitis (TBM), involving the central nervous system (CNS), represents the most severe extra-pulmonary ... Central nervous system (CNS) involvement, most commonly leading to tuberculous meningitis (TBM), is the most severe extra- ... 2008). Central nervous system tuberculosis: pathogenesis and clinical aspects. Clin. Microbiol. Rev. 21, 243-261. ...
  http://dmm.biologists.org/content/7/9/1111
*  Central Nervous System Tuberculosis
... , Tuberculous Meningitis, Intracranial Tuberculoma, Spinal Tuberculous Arachnoiditis. ... Central Nervous System Tuberculosis. Central Nervous System Tuberculosis Aka: Central Nervous System Tuberculosis, Tuberculous ... central nervous system tuberculosis (diagnosis), central nervous system tuberculosis, CNS tuberculosis, Central Nervous System ... Tuberculosis of central nervous system NOS (disorder), Tuberculosis of central nervous system, Tuberculosis of central nervous ...
  http://www.fpnotebook.com/Lung/Neuro/CntrlNrvsSystmTbrcls.htm
*  Immediate Versus Deferred Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV-Associated Tuberculous Meningitis - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Meningitis, Bacterial. Central Nervous System Bacterial Infections. Tuberculosis, Central Nervous System. Central Nervous ... Immune System Diseases. Central Nervous System Diseases. Nervous System Diseases. Mycobacterium Infections. Actinomycetales ... Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center resources: Tuberculosis Tuberculous Meningitis Bacterial Meningitis ... Meningitis. Tuberculosis. Tuberculosis, Meningeal. Lentivirus Infections. Retroviridae Infections. RNA Virus Infections. Virus ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00433719?order=65
*  Tuberculosis
... tuberculosis; genitourinary tuberculosis; and tuberculosis of the central nervous system, including tuberculous meningitis. ... The most common form of active tuberculosis is pulmonary tuberculosis. Eighty-five percent of all cases of tuberculosis involve ... Tuberculosis is an infection that primarily affects the lungs but can also involve nearly every organ system in the body. It is ... Tuberculosis exists in a latent form and an active form. Latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is a state of asymptomatic ...
  https://www.pulmonologyadvisor.com/pulmonary-medicine/tuberculosis/article/661063/
*  Single photon emission computed tomography in tuberculous meningitis | Postgraduate Medical Journal
... and evidence of tuberculosis outside the central nervous system. The diagnostic categories included highly probable: clinical ... Tuberculous meningitis is commonly associated with vasculitis. The frequency of vasculitis in tuberculous meningitis may depend ... in tuberculous meningitis are lacking and prompted this study. SPECT findings in tuberculous meningitis are reported and ... with MR angiography in tuberculous meningitis has revealed abnormalities in 55%.6 In tuberculous meningitis, the vasculitis is ...
  http://pmj.bmj.com/content/76/900/642
*  ASMscience | Central Nervous System Tuberculosis
TBM predominates in the western world and presents as a subacute to chronic meningitis syndrome with a prodrome of malaise, ... Central nervous system tuberculosis (CNS-TB) takes three clinical forms: meningitis (TBM), intracranial tuberculoma, and spinal ... Use of Roche AMPLICOR Mycobacterium tuberculosis PCR in early diagnosis of tuberculous meningitis. J Clin Microbiol 36:1251- ... Central nervous system tuberculosis (CNS-TB) takes three clinical forms: meningitis (TBM), intracranial tuberculoma, and spinal ...
  http://www.asmscience.org/content/journal/microbiolspec/10.1128/microbiolspec.TNMI7-0044-2017
*  Browse Cochrane - Essential Evidence Plus
Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is the main form of tuberculosis that affects the central nervous system and is associated with ... Six months therapy for tuberculous meningitis Cochrane Systematic Reviews, 19-Sep-2017 ... Skin antisepsis for reducing central venous catheter-related infections Cochrane Systematic Reviews, 12-Jul-2016 The central ... Six-month therapy for abdominal tuberculosis Cochrane Systematic Reviews, 28-Oct-2016 Tuberculosis (TB) of the gastrointestinal ...
  http://www.essentialevidenceplus.com/content/cochrane?page=321&results=20&class=none
*  Tuberculous meningitis - Wikipedia
"The PCR-Based Diagnosis of Central Nervous System Tuberculosis: Up to Date". www.hindawi.com. Retrieved 2015-06-02. "CDC ,TB ... Tuberculous meningitis is also known as TB meningitis or tubercular meningitis. Tuberculous meningitis is Mycobacterium ... tuberculosis infection of the meninges-the system of membranes which envelop the central nervous system. Fever and headache are ... "Meningitis - tuberculous: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia". www.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2015-06-02. "Tuberculous Meningitis: ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuberculous_meningitis
*  Meningitis | definition of meningitis by Medical dictionary
... meningitis explanation free. What is meningitis? Meaning of meningitis medical term. What does meningitis mean? ... Looking for online definition of meningitis in the Medical Dictionary? ... tuberculous meningitis. Meningitis resulting from the spread of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to the central nervous system, ... tubercular meningitis , tuberculous meningitis severe meningitis due to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. viral meningitis that due ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/meningitis
*  TB Meningitis | Tuberculosis | Cerebrospinal Fluid
The management of tuberculous meningitis. Andronikou S. 52: 1-77. 6: 103-10. Tuberculosis of the central nervous system: ... Tuberculosis of the central nervous system in children: a 20-year survey. 22: 982-88. "pathophysiology". Tuberculous meningitis ... Kohli N. Tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis in young children. Kumar A. Tuberculous meningitis in patients ... Tuberculosis of the central nervous system. Van Zyl LE. Katrak SM. Kennedy DH. Am J Med 1957. 2: 81-84. Teasdale G. 4. Kocen RS ...
  https://www.scribd.com/document/269501061/TB-Meningitis
*  The PCR-Based Diagnosis of Central Nervous System Tuberculosis: Up to Date
Central nervous system (CNS) tuberculosis, particularly tuberculous meningitis (TBM), is the severest form of Mycobacterium ... The PCR-Based Diagnosis of Central Nervous System Tuberculosis: Up to Date News Jun 07, 2012 ... in spite of recent advancements in available anti-tuberculosis treatment. The definitive diagnosis of CNS tuberculosis depends ... This article is published online in Tuberculosis Research and Treatment and is free to access. ...
  https://www.technologynetworks.com/genomics/news/the-pcrbased-diagnosis-of-central-nervous-system-tuberculosis-up-to-date-211650
*  Sabinet | Haemorrhage in intracranial tuberculosis : case report
... of morbidity and mortality in developing countries where tuberculosis is endemic.1 In the central nervous system tuberculosis ... and tuberculous meningitis (TBM).1-5 TBM is thought to arise from cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) seeding of a ruptured pial or ... subependymal granuloma.2-5 Tuberculomata result from haematogenous dissemination and histologically are granulomas with central ... of morbidity and mortality in developing countries where tuberculosis is endemic.1 In the central nervous system tuberculosis ...
  http://journals.co.za/content/m_sajr/9/2/EJC66538
*  Research Articles (Paediatrics and Child Health)
Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is a prevalent form of central nervous system tuberculosis (CNS-TB) and the most severe common ... Since the advent of antiretroviral therapy (ART), HIV/AIDS has transitioned to a chronic condition where central nervous system ... Tuberculosis in children (5)Tuberculosis in children -- Treatment (5)Antiretroviral therapy (4)Blood and hemopoietic system (4) ... Tuberculous meningitis in infants and children : insights from nuclear magnetic resonance metabolomics  Mason, Shayne; ...
  http://scholar.sun.ac.za/handle/10019.1/1066
*  what is tbm disease what is tbm therapy shoppe
Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is the most common form of central nervous system tuberculosis (TB) and has very high morbidity ... What is tuberculous meningitis and why is the duration of treatment important? Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is a severe form of ... Tuberculous Meningitis: Background, Pathophysiology, Etiology. Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) develops in 2 steps. Mycobacterium ... Late-Onset Cerebral Vasculitis with Tuberculous Meningitis: A Case Report. Late-Onset Cerebral Vasculitis with Tuberculous ...
  http://virginiaequinewelfaregroup.org/2017-27808/what-is-tbm-disease-what-is-tbm-therapy-shoppe.html
*  Reversible multifocal encephalopathy following tuberculous infection | SpringerLink
... very often it follows meningitis in patients with lung TB... ... as a presentation of tuberculosis of the central nervous system ... Tuberculous encephalic infection is commonly reported as confined to Asians or Africans or people living in poor hygienic ... Swart S., Briggs R.S., Millac P.A.:Tuberculous meningitis in Asian patients. Lancet, 2:15-16, 1981.PubMedGoogle Scholar ... Naughten E., Weindling A.M., Newton R., Bower B.D.:Tuberculous meningitis in children. Lancet, 2:973-975, 1981.PubMedGoogle ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF02333613
*  Welcome to Journal of the Association of Physicians of India
The most frequent manifestation of central nervous system tuberculosis is tuberculous meningitis. TBM can have varied early and ... 1. Kaynar MY, Kocer N, Gencosmanoglu BE, Hanci M. Syringomyelia--as a late complication of tuberculous meningitis. Acta ... 3. Moghtaderi A, Alavi-Naini R, Rahimi-Movaghar V. Syringomyelia: an early complication of tuberculous meningitis. Trop Doct ... Acute-onset syringomyelia should be suspected in any patient being treated for tuberculosis meningitis who subsequently ...
  http://japi.org/october_2018/cs5.html
*  The Big C | by Lewis Thomas | The New York Review of Books
... and reached the central nervous system, that was the end. Tuberculous meningitis was always fatal, and the only function for ... When I was a medical student, long ago in the mid-1930s, the disease to worry about the most was tuberculosis. It was all ... Everyone lived in fear of tuberculosis but it was not much talked about. Families preferred not having it known that one of the ... The basic research on tuberculosis began in the 1890s with Koch, who discovered the bacillus, and the effort expanded with ...
  http://www.nybooks.com/articles/1978/11/09/the-big-c/
*  Tuberculous meningoencephalitis associated with brain tuberculomas during pregnancy: a case report | Journal of Medical Case...
... screening for central nervous system tuberculosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of meningitis in pregnancy ... Central nervous system tuberculosis is one of the severest forms of extrapulmonary tuberculosis during pregnancy and associated ... Cerebral imaging is essential to establish the diagnosis of brain tuberculomas in such a case of suspected tuberculous ... With the availability of neuroimaging at our hospital center, we present the first case of tuberculous meningoencephalitis ...
  https://jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13256-017-1347-7
*  Mycobacterium tuberculosis | Pediatric Opportunistic Infection | AIDSinfo
Central nervous system disorders after starting antiretroviral therapy in South Africa. AIDS. Nov 27 2010;24(18):2871-2876. ... HIV-associated tuberculous meningitis--diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Tuberculosis (Edinb). Nov 2010;90(6):367-374. ... For children with extrapulmonary disease caused by drug susceptible TB involving the bones or joints, central nervous system ( ... Key to Acronyms: cART = combined antiretroviral therapy; CNS = central nervous system; DOT = directly observed therapy; FDA = ...
  https://aidsinfo.nih.gov/guidelines/html/5/pediatric-opportunistic-infection/414/mycobacterium-tuberculosis
*  Tuberculous meningitis - The Clinical Advisor
"Pathogenesis of central nervous system tuberculosis". Curr Mol Med. vol. 92. 2009. pp. 94-9. ... All efforts to identify M. tuberculosis from sites outside of the central nervous system (CNS) should be made. Chest ... "Central nervous system tuberculosis in children". Pediatr Neurol. vol. 7. 1991. pp. 270-4. ... The central nervous system is protected from the systemic circulatory system by the blood brain barrier. Despite this barrier, ...
  http://www.clinicaladvisor.com/pediatrics/tuberculous-meningitis/article/621330/
*  Tuberculosis - Wikipedia
... the central nervous system (in tuberculous meningitis), the lymphatic system (in scrofula of the neck), the genitourinary ... Tuberculosis at Curlie (based on DMOZ) "Tuberculosis (TB)". Centers for Disease Control. "Tuberculosis (TB)". UK Health ... Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB). Tuberculosis ... A tuberculosis classification system developed by the American Thoracic Society is used primarily in public health programs. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuberculosis
*  Most recent papers with the keyword spinal abscess | Read by QxMD
Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is one of the common infections of central nervous system. Other manifestations include ... Tuberculosis (TB) remains a worldwide burden, with a large majority of new active TB cases occurring in underdeveloped and ... BACKGROUND Tuberculous infection of the lumbar spine may be associated with psoas abscess. The aim of this clinical study was ... Tuberculous spondylodiscitis usually affects the dorso-lumbar spine, and its cervical location is a rare condition that can ...
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*  Arachnoiditis | definition of arachnoiditis by Medical dictionary
Central nervous system tuberculosis. Neurosurgical care of spinal epidural, subdural, and intramedullary abscesses and ... Two unusual sequelae of tuberculous meningitis despite treatment. Apart from tumors, other causes of sciatica-type pain in the ... wreaked havoc on her nervous system.. WOMAN AWAITS APPEAL RESULT; NHS fights high court ruling EXCLUSIVE ... Tuberculous arachnoiditis of the spine: findings on myelography, CT and MR imaging.. Neuroimaging of CNS involvement in HIV ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/arachnoiditis
*  Is Mass Vaccination with B.C.G. always warranted in the Scandinavian Countries?
... deaths from tuberculosis of meninges and central nervous system dropped from 5,467 in age class 0 4 in 1931 35 to 218 in 1952. ... In this connection it may be pointed out deaths from tuberculous meningitis in Denmark dropped from 420 (13 per 100,000) in ... Tuberculosis morbidity is also rare in young children and generalised forms of tuberculosis, meningitis and miliaris have ... meningitis and miliary tuberculosis, as well as early post-primary tuberculosis, but with regard to the most usual form of ...
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