Viral infections of the central nervous system in elderly patients: a retrospective study.

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OBJECTIVES Very few data exist on viral meningitis and encephalitis in elderly patients (>65 years old). METHODS This study investigated the detection of herpes simplex virus (HSV), varicella zoster virus (VZV), human herpes virus 6 (HHV-6), HHV-7, HHV-8, cytomegalovirus (CMV), Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), enterovirus (EV), human adenovirus (HAdV), human… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2016.01.012

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@article{Parisi2016ViralIO, title={Viral infections of the central nervous system in elderly patients: a retrospective study.}, author={Saverio Giuseppe Parisi and Monica Basso and Claudia Del Vecchio and Samantha Andreis and Elisa Franchin and Federico Dal Bello and Silvana Pagni and Maria Angela Biasolo and Riccardo Manganelli and Luisa Barzon and Giorgio Pal{\`u}}, journal={International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases}, year={2016}, volume={44}, pages={8-10} }