Recommended Reading for Brain Abscesses in Children

  • Ciurea AV, Stoica F, Vasilescu G, et al: Neurosurgical management of brain abscesses in children. Childs Nerv Syst 15:309–317, 1999
  • Frazier JL, Ahn ES, Jallo GI: Management of brain abscesses in children. Neurosurg Focus 24: E8, 2008
  • Gaskill SJ, Marlin AE: Brain abscesses and encephalitis, in Albright AL, Pollack IF, Adelson PD (eds): Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery, ed 2nd. New York: Thieme, 2008, pp 1162-1181
  • Shachor-Meyouhas Y, Bar-Joseph G, Guilburd A, et al: Brain abscess in children – epidemiology, predisposing factors and management in the modern medicine era. Acta Paediatr 99:1163-1167, 2010
  • Sheehan JP, Jane JA, Ray DK, Goodkin HP: Brain abscess in children. Neurosurg Focus 24: E6, 2008
  • Wong TT, Lee LS, Wang HS, et al: Brain abscesses in children – a cooperative study of 83 cases. Childs Nerv Syst 5:19–24, 1989