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Encephalitis in children.

Abstract:

Encephalitis is an uncommon but potentially devastating neurological syndrome with different aetiologies including direct central nervous system infection with different agents (most commonly viral) and those mediated by the immune system. Whilst there have been several recent publications and guidelines on the management of bacterial central nervous system infections in adults and children, viral infections have been relatively neglected. Guidelines have been published for adults with enceph...

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Thompson, C More by this author
Riordan, A More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Paediatrics, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
Archives of disease in childhood
Volume:
97
Issue:
2
Pages:
150-161
Publication date:
2012-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1468-2044
ISSN:
0003-9888
URN:
uuid:96c1bece-268d-4009-9051-0b4328070951
Source identifiers:
163952
Local pid:
pubs:163952

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