Outbreak of neurologic syndrome and sequelae in 17 states and 2 provinces

Weir, Erica; St. Lawrence, Richard
December 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/7/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 12, p1437
Academic Journal
Presents a case of neurologic syndrome outbreak and sequelae in North America. Symptoms exhibited by the patients; Procedures used by the emergency departments of hospitals for examinations; Characteristics of previous outbreaks of elvisitis.


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