Delirious behavior in influenza is associated with a reversible splenial lesion

@article{Takanashi2009DeliriousBI,
  title={Delirious behavior in influenza is associated with a reversible splenial lesion},
  author={Jun-Ichi Takanashi and H Tada and Haruo Kuroki and A. James Barkovich},
  journal={Brain and Development},
  year={2009},
  volume={31},
  pages={423-426}
}
Delirious behavior is one of the main clinical features in patients with clinically mild encephalitis/encephalopathy with a reversible splenial lesion. On the other hand, it has been reported that more than 10% of patients with influenza in Japan develop delirious behavior. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies in patients with influenza-associated delirious behavior were examined to determine how often a reversible splenial lesion is associated with this symptom. All patients who presented… CONTINUE READING

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