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Cerebral infarct and meningitis secondary to Lemierre's syndrome.

Abstract:
The case is reported of a young man with Fusobacterium necrophorum septicemia who developed cavernous sinus thrombosis, meningitis, carotid artery stenosis and stroke. This article presents the only reported case of arterial stroke in Lemierre's syndrome. Clinical presentation, diagnostic difficulty and treatment are discussed.
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
Pediatric neurology
Volume:
30
Issue:
4
Pages:
281-283
Publication date:
2004-04-01
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EISSN:
1873-5150
ISSN:
0887-8994
Source identifiers:
119350

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