Brain abscesses in children with cancer Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin

abstract

  • Mortality is high in this immunosuppressed population, in part due to the preponderance of fungal infection. The finding of very rare organisms suggests that drainage and culture should be performed whenever possible; empiric antibiotics that include an antifungal agent may, on occasion, be successful.

publication date

  • June 10, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/(SICI)1096-911X(199807)31:1<19::AID-MPO4>3.0.CO;2-2

PubMed ID

  • 9607425

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 19

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 31

number

  • 1