Cerebral trypanosomiasis in an incarcerated man

Nijjar, Satnam S.; del Bigio, Marc R.
February 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 4, p448
Academic Journal
The article presents a case of cerebral trypanosomiasis in an incarcenerated man. The biopsy specimen of the lesion had the appearance of a granulomatous abscess with necrosis. The patients has sudden decrease in level of consciousness associated with a left fixed and dilated pupil and right-sided hemiparesis.


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