Cytomegalovirus encephalitis in an immunocompetent child: a sceptic diagnosis.

Abstract

The authors present the case of an apparently immunocompetent 9-year-old child with probable cytomegalovirus encephalitis. The clinical picture was characterised by fever, frontal headache and behavioural changes, associated with visual and auditory hallucinations. Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biochemistry and brain CT were normal. Electroencephalography… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2012-006796

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@article{Belo2012CytomegalovirusEI, title={Cytomegalovirus encephalitis in an immunocompetent child: a sceptic diagnosis.}, author={Filipa Belo and Isabel Mendes and Manuela Calha and Carla Mendonça}, journal={BMJ case reports}, year={2012}, volume={2012} }