An unusual case of neurocysticercosis

Diana F. Florescu, George Michael Viola, Yohei Doi, George McKinley, Bruce Polsky

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Neurocysticercosis is the most common parasitic infection of the CNS worldwide and the most common cause of seizures and epilepsy in persons from developing countries. We report an unusual case of neurocysticercosis in a previously healthy woman. The infection was characterized by a giant subarachnoid cyst and complicated by uncal herniation and stroke.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)36-38
ページ数3
ジャーナルInfections in Medicine
24
発行部数1
出版物ステータスPublished - 01-01-2007
外部発表Yes

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Neurocysticercosis
Parasitic Diseases
Developing Countries
Cysts
Epilepsy
Seizures
Stroke
Infection

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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Florescu, D. F., Viola, G. M., Doi, Y., McKinley, G., & Polsky, B. (2007). An unusual case of neurocysticercosis. Infections in Medicine, 24(1), 36-38.
Florescu, Diana F. ; Viola, George Michael ; Doi, Yohei ; McKinley, George ; Polsky, Bruce. / An unusual case of neurocysticercosis. :: Infections in Medicine. 2007 ; 巻 24, 番号 1. pp. 36-38.
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