Real stories

Abscess: Rhodri

At age seven Rhodri was misdiagnosed as ‘not’ having an ear infection; the infection went on to cause a brain abscess on the temporal lobe. Mum Clare shares their experience.

Abscess: Chay

Samantha’s son Chay was 14 years old when he suffered an abscess to his right frontal lobe, resulting in a brain injury.

Abscess: Elliott

Elliott was seven when an abscess on the right frontal lobe of the brain resulted in a brain injury. Elliott's mum Lisa shares their story.