Progressive late-onset myelopathy and arachnoiditis following neonatal meningitis

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This case series describes four children who had meningitis in the neonatal period. After a stable period of years, they developed a myelopathy caused by chronic arachnoiditis. The myelopathy was precipitated by a fall in two cases, and in two cases there was an acute deterioration after surgery. A history of neonatal meningitis should be taken into… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00381-008-0611-y

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@article{Vinchon2006ProgressiveLM, title={Progressive late-onset myelopathy and arachnoiditis following neonatal meningitis}, author={Matthieu Vinchon}, journal={Child's Nervous System}, year={2006}, volume={24}, pages={675-675} }