Primary Whipple's disease of the brain: characterization of the clinical syndrome and molecular diagnosis.

@article{Panegyres2006PrimaryWD,
  title={Primary Whipple's disease of the brain: characterization of the clinical syndrome and molecular diagnosis.},
  author={Peter K. Panegyres and Robert William Edis and Martin Beaman and Michael D. Fallon},
  journal={QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians},
  year={2006},
  volume={99 9},
  pages={
          609-23
        }
}
BACKGROUND Whipple's disease (WD) of the brain without evidence of systemic involvement is a rare illness that is difficult to recognize and potentially life-threatening. AIM To elucidate the clinical features and diagnosis of primary WD of the brain. DESIGN A single case study, with review of published data. METHODS We linked the information about our patient with 956 citations to published WD material. We were able to identify 19 other patients with primary WD of the brain. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING
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