Spinal Cord Abscess risks
Spinal Cord Abscess

  • Weakened Immune System
  • Tuberculosis
  • Bacteremia
  • Injuries
  • Surgical Procedures on the Spine and Spinal Cord
  • History of major abdominal surgery
  • Intra-Abdominal Abscess
  • Diabetes
  • Lung Abscess
  • Bone Infection
  • Endocarditis
  • AIDS
  • Pregnancy
  • Complication of lumbar puncture
  • Complication of back surgery
  • Boil
  • Intravenous drug user
  • Back Injuries
  • An abscess is a pocket of inflamed tissue filled with pus. Abscesses can form anywhere on the body (inside and outside), but are most commonly found on the surface of the skin. An abdominal abscess is a pus pocket located in the abdominal region, ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Living with diabetes can be expensive and medical bills can add up. Crowdfunding money is a great way to cover the cost of diabetes related expenses.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A lung abscess is a bacterial infection that occurs in the lung tissue. The infection causes tissue to die, and pus collects in that space.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infects the cells of the immune system. In particular, HIV attacks and destroys the T helper lymphocytes, or T-cells, which are crucial to the immune system and immune response. (These cells are also called CD4-p...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Living with HIV/AIDS can result in a weakened immune system, making the body more susceptible to a host of illnesses. Over time, the virus attacks the body's CD4 cells, which play a critical role in maintaining a healthy immune system. Patients ca...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Infant low birth weight (LBW) is when babies weigh less than five pounds, eight ounces at birth. LBW often occurs in babies who are born prematurely, before 37 weeks of gestation.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Each trimester is marked by a baby's growth and by body changes in the mother.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Asphyxia neonatorum is also known as perinatal asphyxia, hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, or birth asphyxia.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Oligohydramnios is a condition that can develop during pregnancy. It occurs when not enough amniotic fluid, which surrounds the fetus, is produced.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Bleeding or spotting, increased need to urinate, tender breasts, fatigue, nausea, and missed period are signs of pregnancy.
    Source:HLCMS
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