Forehead carbuncle with intractable headache

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Chou PY; Chen YC; Huang P;
  • Publisher: Dove Medical Press
  • Journal: Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment,volume 11,pages793-795 (issn: 1176-6328, eissn: 1178-2021)
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  • Subject: Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | Neurosciences. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry | Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment | RC321-571 | RC346-429 | Case Report | subgaleal abscess | carbuncle | headache

Ping-yin Chou,1,* Yin-Chun Chen,2,* Poyin Huang3,4 1Department of Neurology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan; 2Department of Dermatology, Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital,... View more
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