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Cerebral malaria.

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Cerebral malaria may be the most common non-traumatic encephalopathy in the world. The pathogenesis is heterogeneous and the neurological complications are often part of a multisystem dysfunction. The clinical presentation and pathophysiology differs between adults and children. Recent studies have elucidated the molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis and raised possible interventions. Antimalarial drugs, however, remain the only intervention that unequivocally affects outcome, although increas...

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10.1136/jnnp.69.4.433

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
Volume:
69
Issue:
4
Pages:
433-441
Publication date:
2000-10-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-330X
ISSN:
0022-3050
Source identifiers:
185600
Language:
English
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Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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