[Mycoplasma pneumonia affecting the central nervous system].


The authors describe a case of Guillain-Barré syndrome and a case of encephalitis, both with serological proven Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. In the patient with Guillain-Barré syndrome, a 49 year old male who had neurological sequelae five months after discharge, a throat swab was PCR positive for M pneumonia. The patient with encephalitis was discharged 19 days after admission without sequelae.

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@article{Juul1994MycoplasmaPA, title={[Mycoplasma pneumonia affecting the central nervous system].}, author={Niels O. Juul and Beth Christiansen and Laura H. Thomsen and Bodil Lund}, journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske l{\ae}geforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny r{\ae}kke}, year={1994}, volume={114 11}, pages={1297-8} }