Donald Kennedy, Author at Neurology Advisor

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Spinal epidural abscess

Spinal epidural abscess I. What every physician needs to know. Spinal epidural abscess, while uncommon, has potentially grave consequences. While initial symptoms may be mild or vague, the disease may progress quickly. Sequelae may include permanent neurological deficit, sepsis and death. A detailed physical examination followed by targeted and appropriate imaging is critical. II. Diagnostic…

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