Chikungunya virus infection with severe neurologic manifestations: report of four fatal cases.

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Here, we present four patients with confirmed Chikungunya virus infection showing atypical neurologic manifestations and death. This case series includes patients ranging in age from five to 92 years, with or without comorbidities. This report is important, as very few cases in the literature reporting death due to atypical Chikungunya virus infection are… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/0037-8682-0375-2016

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@article{S2017ChikungunyaVI, title={Chikungunya virus infection with severe neurologic manifestations: report of four fatal cases.}, author={Priscilla Karen de Oliveira S{\'a} and Michaela de Miranda Nunes and Ingrid Ramalho Leite and Maria das Graças Loureiro das Chagas Campelo and Cl{\'a}udia Ferreira Ribeiro Le{\~a}o and Joelma Rodrigues de Souza and L. Castellano and Ana Isabel Vieira Fernandes}, journal={Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical}, year={2017}, volume={50 2}, pages={265-268} }