Demyelinating Encephalitis

Mackowiak, Philip A.
May 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;5/15/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p1266
Academic Journal
Presents a photo quiz on demyelinating encephalitis, published in the May 15, 2003 issue of the journal 'Clinical Infectious Diseases.'


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