Eosinophilic meningitis

Known as: MENINGITIS, EOSINOPHILIC 
Meningitis in which eosinophils predominate in the cerebrospinal fluid.
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Outbreaks of eosinophilic meningitis caused by the roundworm Angiostrongylus cantonensis are rarely reported, even in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
After an outbreak in 2000 of eosinophilic meningitis in tourists to Jamaica, we looked for Angiostrongylus cantonensis in rats… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
PURPOSE To describe two outbreaks of Angiostrongylus cantonensis infection that occurred in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, during 1998 and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The role of corticosteroids in the treatment of eosinophilic meningitis has not been definitely established. Patients given a 2… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
In the past 50 years, Angiostrongylus cantonensis, the most common cause of eosinophilic meningitis, has spread from Southeast… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The principal etiologic agent of human eosinophilic meningitis, Angiostrongylus cantonensis, was first detected in rats in Canton… (More)
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Review
1988
Review
1988
Angiostrongylus (Parastrongylus) cantonensis is the commonest cause of eosinophilic meningitis in the world. Infective third… (More)
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1988
1988
Meningitis - infection o f the meninges - can be attributed to a variety o f agents, including bacteria, protozoa and some… (More)
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1984
1984
We describe eosinophilic meningitis associated with ibuprofen therapy in a young woman who had no evidence of underlying illness… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Six hundred and forty-six patients with an eosinophilic pleocytosis were studied in Thailand over a 3-year period ending in March… (More)
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