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Title: First reported case of Human Parechovirus encephalitis in an adult patient complicated by Refractory Status Epilepticus.
Authors: Chimunda, Timothy;Subramanian, Rakhee;Smith, Julie;Mahony, Andrew A
Affiliation: Department of Infectious Diseases, Austin Health, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Queensland, Australia
Monash University School of Rural Health, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Infectious Disease, Bendigo Health, 100 Barnard Street, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Intensive Care Department, Bendigo Health, 100 Barnard Street, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
University of Melbourne, School of Medicine, Victoria, Australia
Issue Date: 2019
EDate: 2018-12-03
Citation: IDCases 2019; 15: e00475
Abstract: Human Parechovirus (HPeV) infections are common amongst children, particularly neonates. However, data in adult cases are lacking. We report a unique case of HPeV meningoencephalitis in an adult complicated by Refractory Status Epilepticus (RSE).
URI: http://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/20049
DOI: 10.1016/j.idcr.2018.e00475
PubMed URL: 30591905
ISSN: 2214-2509
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Adult
Encephalitis
Meningoencephalitis
Parechovirus
Refractory Status Epilepticus
Status Epilepticus
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