Herpes simplex I encephalitis presenting as a brain haemorrhage with normal cerebrospinal fluid analysis: a case report.


INTRODUCTION Herpes simplex encephalitis is a potentially lethal infection that should be recognised as soon as possible. The combination of clinical history and examination, brain computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging and lumbar puncture has been used to establish a diagnosis. CASE PRESENTATION We present a patient who had a suggestive… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-2-387