abscess

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symptom consisting of a localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue

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Smythe & Cairns (3) reported a case of subdural abscess complicated falciparum malaria which was treated with repeated aspirations, antimalarials and antibiotics.
Sphenoid sinusitis can lead to complications such as orbital cellulitis and abscess, orbital complex syndrome, blindness, sepsis, meningitis, epidural and subdural abscess, cerebral infarction, pituitary abscess, cavernous sinus thrombosis, and internal carotid artery thromosis.
Complications of CSOM are broadly classified into intratemporal (Coalescent mastoidoitis, facial nerve palsy, labyrinthitis and petrous apicitis) and intracranial complications (Meningitis, Extradural abscess, Subdural abscess, Brain abscess, Sigmoid sinus thrombosis and Otitic hydrocephalus).
Examples of otitis media complications include mastoiditis, meningitis, periauricular subperiosteal abscess, epidural or subdural abscess, brain abscess, lateral sinus thrombophlebitis, cavernous sinus thrombosis, and facial paralysis.
12] Many times OBA is associated with other intracranial complications like meningitis, sigmoid sinus thrombosis and extra or subdural abscess.