A study of acute febrile encephalopathy with special reference to viral etiology.

@article{Karmarkar2008ASO,
  title={A study of acute febrile encephalopathy with special reference to viral etiology.},
  author={Swati A Karmarkar and Satinder Aneja and Shashi Khare and Arun Saini and Anju Seth and Bharesh K Chauhan},
  journal={Indian journal of pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={75 8},
  pages={801-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the etiological profile of patients with acute febrile encephalopathy syndrome focusing chiefly on the viral etiology, and to correlate clinical and radiological features of patients with viral encephalitis. METHODS A prospective hospital based study conducted on the consecutive patients admitted in a pediatric unit during the period of 1(st) February 2004 to 31st January 2005 based on the following inclusion criteria: (1) Age more than 1 month and less than 18 years and (2… CONTINUE READING