Tag: neoplasm

1. Cerebrospinal fluid metagenomic next-generation sequencing, a sequencing method requiring low specimen volume and no preservation of cell integrity, may be used as an adjunctive clinical tool for central nervous system neoplastic workup and detection. 2. The use of this novel technique is highlighted in cases where clinical suspicion of...
Patients presenting with appendicitis are typically stratified as having either uncomplicated or complicated acute appendicitis, the latter of which may include the formation of a closed, circumscribed periappendicular abscess. While early appendectomy in the acute phase is the standard of care in the adult patient population, there is evidence...