[Meningoencephalo-myeloradiculitis due to Flavivirus: bi-brachial paralysis and respiratory insufficiency].

@article{Kuntzer1995MeningoencephalomyeloradiculitisDT,
  title={[Meningoencephalo-myeloradiculitis due to Flavivirus: bi-brachial paralysis and respiratory insufficiency].},
  author={Thierry Kuntzer and F de Marval and François Ochsner and Antoine de Torrent{\'e} and Max Kuhn and J. W. Fitting},
  journal={Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift},
  year={1995},
  volume={125 13},
  pages={634-8}
}
3 patients developed rapid onset of fever and nuchal stiffness. Paresis of brachial muscles occurred within 4 days and all patients had respiratory failure that needed mechanical ventilation. At the peak of the disease there were bilateral asymmetrical severe atrophy of brachial, shoulder and neck muscles, cranial nerve pareses and absent or weak deep… CONTINUE READING