Dengue encephalitis presenting with nonconvulsive status epilepticus: A case report.

@article{Assenza2016DengueEP,
  title={Dengue encephalitis presenting with nonconvulsive status epilepticus: A case report.},
  author={Federica Assenza and Mario Tombini and Giovanni Assenza and Chiara Campana and Antonella Benvenga and Nicoletta Brunelli and Martina Ulivi and Angelo Cascio Rizzo and A Corpolongo and Maria Letizia Giancola and Emanuele Nicastri and Vincenzo Di Lazzaro},
  journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={150},
  pages={89-91}
}
Dengue fever is endemic in tropical/sub-tropical areas of the orld and the global incidence is increasing. It is an infective isorder caused by one of the 4 serotypes of Dengue virus (famly Flaviviridae), transmitted by mosquitoes of the genus Aedes. t is characterised by a wide spectrum of clinical manifestaions, ranging from asymptomatic infection to life-threatening engue haemorrhagic fever and dengue shock syndrome, which ncludes overt central neurological dysfunction, with encephalitis nd… CONTINUE READING