CSF findings in 250 patients with serologically confirmed West Nile virus meningitis and encephalitis

  title={CSF findings in 250 patients with serologically confirmed West Nile virus meningitis and encephalitis},
  author={Kenneth L. Tyler and John Pape and Robin J. Goody and Mary Corkill and Bette K Kleinschmidt-DeMasters},
  pages={361 - 365}
Objective: To provide a large, comprehensive evaluation of the CSF findings in patients with serologically confirmed West Nile virus (WNV), CNS disease, and their correlation with outcome. Methods: CSF samples from 334 WNV-infected hospitalized patients were analyzed. Information was available and extracted from the medical records of 250 of these patients, and CSF parameters correlated with clinical and epidemiologic features of disease (e.g., patient age, sex, outcome). Results: Patients with… 

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