TITLE

NEUROLOGICAL INFECTION AND INFLAMMATION

AUTHOR(S)
Bone, I; Fulier, G N
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Mar2004 Supplement 1, Vol. 75, pi1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Neurological infections are relatively uncommon in Great Britain, Europe, and North America. The substantially widened differential diagnosis in a sick patient who has been abroad is particularly challenging. Viral encephalitis in terms of causes, investigation, and management is explored by researcher Peter Kennedy. Meningitis, with an emphasis on difficult and recurrent presentations, is considered by researcher Lionel Ginsberg. One difficult differential diagnosis of these infections is inflammatory or post-infectious encephalomyelitis or meningo-encephalomyelitis, and these are covered by researchers Luke Bennetto and Neil Scolding.
ACCESSION #
13081601

 

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