Intracerebral haemorrhage as a rare complication of HSV-1 meningoencephalitis: case report and review of the literature.

Abstract

We present a case of herpetic meningoencephalitis confirmed by PCR in a 22-y-old male, with accompanying appearance of a large intracerebral haematoma as a complication. Despite the impressive imaging findings, the final outcome of the patient's progress was favourable. 

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@article{Argyriou2006IntracerebralHA, title={Intracerebral haemorrhage as a rare complication of HSV-1 meningoencephalitis: case report and review of the literature.}, author={Andreas A. Argyriou and Irene Tsota and Ekaterini Solomou and Markos N. Marangos and Christina Kalogeropoulou and Theodore Petsas and Panagiotis A Dimopoulos and Elisabeth Chroni}, journal={Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases}, year={2006}, volume={38 1}, pages={63-6} }