TITLE

Bauernschmitt et al. “Pitfall in the computed-tomography-diagnosis of postcardiotomy infection: iodine accumulation after irrigation mimicking retrosternal abscess”

AUTHOR(S)
Argitis, Vassilios P.; Schnyder, Pierre; von Segesser, Ludwig K.
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Apr2005, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p707
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
17546211

 

Related Articles

  • Pancarditis in a five-year-old boy affecting tricuspid valve and ventricular septum Schnoering, Heike; Sachweh, Joerg S.; Muehler, Eberhard G.; Vazquez-Jimenez, Jaime F. // European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Nov2008, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p1115 

    Abstract: A five-year-old boy with a structurally normal heart and recent history of adenotomy and gastroenteritis presented with Staphylococcus aureus pancarditis including endocarditis of the tricuspid valve and abscess of the ventricular septum. Surgical treatment consisted of debridement of...

  • Vaginal disinfection with povidone iodine immediately before oocyte retrieval is effective in preventing pelvic abscess formation without compromising the outcome of IVF-ET. Yung-Chieh Tsai; Lin, Mike Y.; Sheng-Hsieg Chen; Ming-Ting Chung; Tao-Chuan Loo; Kuo-Feng Huang; Liang-Yin Lin // Journal of Assisted Reproduction & Genetics;Apr2005, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p173 

    Purpose: In this study, the method of employing preretrieval vaginal douching with aqueous povidone iodine is examined to see if it can decrease the incidence of pelvic abscess without compromising the clinical outcome of IVF- ET. Methods: Patients with ovarian endometrioma and received IVF-ET...

  • Occurrence of intra-abdominal abscess after appendectomy.  // American Family Physician;5/1/1995, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p1570 

    Highlights the study conducted by Schmit et al, on the occurrence of intra-abdominal abscess after appendectomy, published in the December 1994 issue of the `Journal of the American College of Surgeons'. Diagnosis of intra-abdominal abscess; Prerequisite for the occurrence of intra-abdominal...

  • Wound irrigation with povidone-iodine, hydrogen peroxide solution prevented postop spine infections.  // Orthopedics Today;Mar2011, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p43 

    The article discusses the results of a study, published in the 2011 issue of "Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery," which found that irrigating surgical wounds with a povidone-iodine and hydrogen peroxide solution reduces postoperative infection after spine surgery.

  • Comparison of the efficacy of povidone-iodine 1.0%, 5.0%, and 10.0% irrigation combined with topical levofloxacin 0.3% as preoperative prophylaxis in cataract surgery. Ionides, Alex // Current Medical Literature: Ophthalmology;2013, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p89 

    The author comments on the study "Comparison of the Efficacy of Povidone-Iodine 1.0%, 5.0%, and 10.0% Irrigation Combined With Topical Levofloxacin 0.3% As Preoperative Prophylaxis in Cataract Surgery," by B. Li et al published in a 2013 issue of the "Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery."

  • Hematogenous pasteurella haemolytica brain abscess. Darmoul, Mehdi; Nsir, Atef Ben; Kilani, Mohamed; Hattab, Mohamed Nejib // Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice;Jul-Sep2014, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p287 

    Pasteurella infections are common in domestic animals and very rare in human. We report a hematogenously acquired Pasteurella haemolytica brain abscess, mimicking brain tumor on magnetic resonance imaging, in an 18-year-old female patient known with cardiac interventricular communication,...

  • Bibliography.  // Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques;Oct98, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p325 

    Presents a bibliography on surgery. 'Laparoscopic Gastric Antroplasty in Children With Delayed Gastric Emptying and Gastro Esphageal Reflux,' by L.K. Sampson, et al; 'Causes of Recurrence After Laparoscopic Hernioplasty. A Multicenter Study,' by E. Felix, at al; 'Laparoscopic Drainage of Liver...

  • Infected Aortic Aneurysm Presenting as Prevertebral Abscess in Magnetic Resonance Imaging: A Case Report. Jung Re Yu; Seong Joo Ko; Sang Taek Heo; Jinseok Kim; Seung Hyoung Kim // Journal of the Korean Society of Radiology;Sep2013, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p201 

    The differential diagnosis of mass-like lesions around the aorta includes saccular pseudoaneurysms and abscesses. A 69-year-old female was admitted with multiple abscesses and fluid collections in several muscles and joints. Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus was isolated from her...

  • Southern African Society for Plant Pathology.  // South African Journal of Science;Aug97, Vol. 93 Issue 8, pXxiii 

    Presents an abstract of the research entitled `Si Accumulates After Potentially Toxic Metals in Hypersensitive Lesions of Lagenaria Mascarena Infected with Powdery Mildew (Sphaerotheca Fuliginea).,' by I.M. Weirsbye, C.J. Straker et al.

  • Unusual Location of Primary Hydatid Cyst: Soft Tissue Mass in the Supraclavicular Region of the Neck. Jarboui, Slim; Hlel, Abdelwaheb; Daghfous, Alifa; Bakkey, Mohamed Ali; Sboui, Imed // Case Reports in Medicine;2012, p1 

    Cystic hydatid disease is a zoonosis caused by Echinococcus granulosus. It may affect any organ and tissue in the body, in particular the liver and Lung. Musculoskeletal or soft tissue hydatidosis accounts for about 0,5%-5% of all echinococcal infections in endemic areas and is almost secondary...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics