What are the real symptoms of brain abscess?

Headaches. Headaches are very common symptom of brain abscess, but can be associated with many conditions. Fever, visual disturbance, nausea and vomiting are some other symptoms.

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What are the symptoms of a brain abscess?

Brain irritation. A brain abscess can develop due to infection elsewhere in the body that then travels to the brain. Fungus and tape worms can cause brain abscess. The abscess causes a focus of irritation in the brain that can cause headache, stroke like symptoms, and convulsions. Some abscesses are found only when patient presents having focal seizures. Read more...
Fever and headache. Are the most common. Seizures may also occur as can weakness on one side of the body. Read more...

If I had neuro-lyme disease and also a brain abscess from a sinus abscess, what would the symptoms be like?

Hypothetical. Do you have confirmed lyme disease or is there suspicion that you could potentially have? Do you also have a confirmed sinus abscess or instead do you have a garden variety sinus infection? Lyme should be vigorously treated with appropriate antibiotics. By the way, it could mimic ms symptoms on occasion, but could also look like motor neuron type of disease. Strongly urge infectious disease dr. Read more...