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Tuberculosis, Meningeal

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = A form of bacterial meningitis caused by MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS or rarely MYCOBACTERIUM BOVIS. The organism seeds the meninges and forms microtuberculomas which subsequently rupture. The clinical course tends to be subacute, with progressions occurring over a period of several days or longer. Headache and meningeal irritation may be followed by SEIZURES, cranial neuropathies, focal neurologic deficits, somnolence, and eventually COMA. ,Created For = LHSA-Dott

Found in 85 Collections and/or Records:

PR1.101, 1953-1954

 Item
Identifier: LHB41 CC/1/PR1.101
Scope and Contents Case summary, notes, charts and correspondence relating to female shop assistant in grocers shop from south west Edinburgh aged 16 at first examination in 1953. Conditions mentioned include: tuberculosis meningitis, hemiplegia....

PR1.115, 1947

 Item
Identifier: LHB41 CC/1/PR1.115
Scope and Contents Case summary, reports and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 8 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: tuberculous meningitis, tuberculosis of knee, headache. No family history of tuberculosis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died...

PR1.1759, 1939

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.1759
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, autopsy report, correspondence and charts relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 14 at first examination in 1939. Conditions mentioned include: lobar pneumonia; sleepiness; vomiting; headache; hyperaesthesia; and tuberculous meningitis. Surgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR1.221, 1930

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.221
Scope and Contents Notes, reports, charts, nurses' report book and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 22 at first examination in 1930. Conditions mentioned include: TB meningitis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.423, 1924

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Identifier: LHB41 CC/1/PR1.423
Scope and Contents Case summary relating to male patient from south west Edinburgh aged 12 at first examination in 1924. Conditions mentioned include: swelling in neck, L1s and glands, tuberculosis meningitis. No family history of tuberculosis. No treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR1.78, 1952

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Identifier: LHB41 CC/1/PR1.78
Scope and Contents Case summary, charts, reports, autopsy report and correspondence relating to female patient from north Edinburgh and Leith aged 0 at first examination in 1952. Conditions mentioned include: miliary tuberculosis, tuberculous meningitis. No family history of tuberculosis. No treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR1.94, 1928

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.94
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports, charts, notes and correspondence relating to male from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 24 at first examination in 1928. Conditions mentioned include: tuberculoma; midline cerebellar tumour; glioma; and tuberculous meningitis. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.10053, 1951

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.10053
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports, autopsy report and correspondence relating to male patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 19 at first examination in 1951. Conditions mentioned include: turberculosis meningitis; headache; vomiting; drowsiness; and stuporose. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.

PR2.10137, 1951

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Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.10137
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, autopsy reports, correspondence and reports relating to female from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 22 at first examination in 1951. Conditions mentioned include: tuberculous meningitis; urinary incontinence; poor appetite; and papilloedema. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.

PR2.10209, 1951

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.10209
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts, reports and autopsy report relating to female from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 17 at first examination in 1951. Conditions mentioned include: vomiting; headache; photophobia; and TB meningitis. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.