Poster Abstract Session:
179. CNS Infections
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Tracks: Adult ID

Presentations:

Specific Magnetic Resonance Imaging Characteristics Distinguish Herpes Simplex Virus from Other Etiologies of Encephalitis in Cases with Temporal Lobe Abnormalities from the California Encephalitis Project
Felicia Chow, MD ; Arun Venkatesan, MD, PhD ; Heather Sheriff, BA ; Sharon Messenger, PhD ; Dongxiang Xia, MD, PhD ; Carol Glaser, DVM, MPVM, MD
Posters
  • TL abstract poster_final.pdf (299.7 kB)

  • Community-Acquired Meningitis in Elderly Patients
    Yuan Wang, MPH ; Jorge Machicado, MD ; Nabil Khoury, MD ; Susan Wootton, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD
    Posters
  • Elderly poster.png (371.7 kB)

  • CT of the head before Lumbar Puncture in adults with Community Acquired Meningitis: clinical utility and adherence to the Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines
    Jorge D Machicado, MD ; Yuan Wang, MPH ; Nabil Khoury, MD ; Susan Wootton, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD

    Hypoglycorrachia in Adults with Community-Acquired Meningitis
    Vandana Shrikanth, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Nabil Khoury, MD ; Susan Wootton, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD

    Meningitis with a Negative Cerebrospinal Fluid Gram Stain in Children: A Tale of Two Cities
    Elizabeth A. Aguilera, MD ; Lucrecia Salazar, MD ; Alejandra Soriano, MD ; Rolando Ulloa-Gutierrez, MD ; Kattia Camacho, MD ; Marcela Hernandez, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD ; Susan Wootton, MD

    Clinical Features, Outcomes, and Cerebrospinal Fluid Findings in Patients with Central Nervous System (CNS) Infections Caused by Varicella-Zoster Virus: Comparison with Enterovirus CNS Infections
    Hyo-Lim Hong, MD ; Ju-Young Lee, MD ; Tark Kim, MD ; So-Youn Park, MD ; Hyun Jung Park, MD ; Song Mi Moon, MD ; Yong Pil Chong, MD, PhD ; Sung-Han Kim, MD ; Sang-Oh Lee, MD ; Yang Soo Kim, MD ; Jun Hee Woo, MD, PhD ; Sang-Ho Choi, MD

    Clinico-radiological Manifestations of Neurocysticercosis: A Tertiary Care Study
    Apurva Bansal, MBBS ; Surya Narayana, MBBS ; Danturulu Muralidhar Varma, MD ; Sudha Vidyasagar, MD
    Posters
  • NCC.pdf (959.0 kB)

  • Ommaya Reservoir-Related Infections: Clinical Manifestations and Treatment Outcomes
    Ariel D. Szvalb, MD ; Jeffrey Weinberg, MD ; Dima Suki, PhD ; Rory Mayer, MD ; George M. Viola, MD, MPH

    Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus (VRE) Meningitis in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) Recipients
    Cristina Minguito, MD ; Jennifer Cuellar-Rodriguez, MD ; Robert Danner, MD ; Brad Moriyama, PharmD ; Juan Gea-Banacloche, MD

    Myelitis and symmetrical Basal-Ganglia involvement associated with acute seroconversion to Sandfly Virus in Jerusalem, Israel
    Chen Makranz ; Hiba Qutteineh ; John Gomori ; Hanna Bin ; Asaf Honig ; Abed El-Raouf Bayya ; Tamir Ben-Hur ; Diana Averbuch ; Roni Eichel ; Ran Nir-Paz
    Posters
  • IDSA poster 1428.pdf (957.6 kB)
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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PST, Oct. 2nd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.