Rotavirus-associated mild encephalopathy with a reversible splenial lesion (MERS)—case report and review of the literature

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BACKGROUND Rotavirus is the most common cause of severe gastroenteritis in children under the age of 5 years worldwide. It is well recognised that rotavirus can cause signs and symptoms beyond the gastrointestinal tract, including neurological manifestations such as encephalopathy. Mild encephalopathy with a reversible splenial lesion (MERS) is a clinico… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12879-015-1192-5

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@inproceedings{Karampatsas2015RotavirusassociatedME, title={Rotavirus-associated mild encephalopathy with a reversible splenial lesion (MERS)—case report and review of the literature}, author={Konstantinos Karampatsas and Christina Spyridou and Ian R. Morrison and Cheuk Yan William Tong and Andrew J. Prendergast}, booktitle={BMC infectious diseases}, year={2015} }