Management of neurobrucellosis: an assessment of 11 cases.

@article{Gul2008ManagementON,
  title={Management of neurobrucellosis: an assessment of 11 cases.},
  author={Hanefi Cem Gul and Hakan Erdem and Levent Gorenek and Mehmet Fatih Ozdag and Yasin Kalpakci and Ismail Yaşar Avci and Bulent Ahmet Beşirbellioglu and Can Polat Eyigun},
  journal={Internal medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={47 11},
  pages={
          995-1001
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The central nervous system involvement of Brucellosis causes a hard to treat infection with multiple sequelae. The aim of this paper is to discuss the course of neurobrucellosis in response to therapy. PATIENTS AND METHODS Patients with neurobrucellosis were evaluated. The diagnosis was established by the isolation of bacteria, abnormal CSF findings and positive serology. Ceftriaxone, rifampicin, doxycycline and trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole were the antibiotic choices for these… CONTINUE READING

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