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Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]; Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Farwa Haideri [2]

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Secondary prevention strategies for brain abscess include continued treatment of predisposing causes in appropriate patients.

Secondary Prevention

Secondary preventive measures are limited for brain abscess. In cases of poor dentition, a correction of immunosuppression or interim care is suggested.[1]

References

  1. Secondary Prevention. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com/best-practice/monograph/925/prevention/secondary.html Accessed on November 2nd, 2015

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