A case history and brief literature review of cerebral abscess related to dental therapy is presented. The 19-year-old male patient presented with a cerebral abscess caused by Actinobacillus actinomycetamcomitans. He was otherwise healthy, and had a recent history of periodontal surgery prior to the onset of symptoms. The patient was treated successfully with stereotactic aspiration and antibiotics.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Australian Dental Journal|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 1996|
- Actinobacillus actinomycetam-comitans
- Cerebral abscess
- Stereotactic surgery