Shaun Varghese

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BACKGROUND Heat stress results in multiorgan failure and CNS injury. There a few case reports in the literature on the neurological consequences of heat stress. CASE PRESENTATION We describe a patient with heat stress presenting with encephalopathy and bilateral cerebral, cerebellar, and thalamic lesions and intraventricular hemorrhage on MRI. (More)
The small intestine has been shown to be an extra-pituitary site of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) production, and previous in vivo studies have shown that TSH synthesis localizes within areas of enteric virus infection within the small intestine; however, the cellular source of intestinal TSH has not been adequately determined. In the present study, we(More)
Background: Heat stroke results in multiorgan failure and CNS injury. There a few case reports in the literature on the neurological consequences of heat stroke. Case Presentation: We describe a patient with heat stroke presenting with encephalopathy and bilateral cerebral, cerebellar, and thalamic lesions and intraventricular hemorrghage on MRI.(More)
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