Lymphocytic hypophysitis accompanied by aseptic meningitis mimics subacute meningoencephalitis.

@article{Suzuki2011LymphocyticHA,
  title={Lymphocytic hypophysitis accompanied by aseptic meningitis mimics subacute meningoencephalitis.},
  author={Keisuke Suzuki and Naoki Izawa and Toshiki Nakamura and Kenichi Hashimoto and Keita Ouchi and Hideki Sakuta and Yohei Asakawa and Ayaka Numao and Koichi Hirata},
  journal={Internal medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={50 18},
  pages={2025-30}
}
A 66-year-old man was admitted to our hospital with muscle pain, fatigue and appetite loss that had lasted for a month. The patient was somnolent and had nuchal stiffness with a high fever. Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) tests demonstrated lymphocytic pleocytosis with a decreased CSF-blood glucose ratio. The tests for tuberculous, fungal and carcinomatous… CONTINUE READING