Cerebral abscess

Discussion:

The patient went on to have a craniotomy and drainage of pus containing cavity. 

Microbiology

Specimen Type : Aspirate, Right Frontal Lesion

  • MICROSCOPY (Gram stain)
    • Leukocytes +++
    • Gram positive cocci +++
  • CULTURE
    • Streptococcus anginosus group (milleri group) +++

 

 

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