[Saint Louis encephalitis virus in Buenos Aires city during the outbreak of dengue in 2009].

@article{Lpez2011SaintLE,
  title={[Saint Louis encephalitis virus in Buenos Aires city during the outbreak of dengue in 2009].},
  author={H Yamil{\'e} L{\'o}pez and Jorge Neira and Mar{\'i}a Alejandra Morales and Cintia Fabbri and Mar{\'i}a Laura D'Agostino and Teresa Zitto},
  journal={Medicina},
  year={2011},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={247-50}
}
We report the case of a male, 80-year-old resident in the City of Buenos Aires, with a diagnosis of St. Louis encephalitis (SLE) during a countrywide dengue outbreak, from January to May 2009. The patient had a chronic lymphocytic leukemia treated with chlorambucil, prostate cancer (hormone therapy and radiotherapy) and images consistent with bone metastases. Cerebrospinal fluid examination showed pleocytosis with a predominance of mononuclear cells and high protein concentration. Bacteria… CONTINUE READING
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