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An Interesting Case Of Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

Kumar, Satish and Sharma, Mohit and Sharma, Ashok and Raina, Rajiv (2008) An Interesting Case Of Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis. [Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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Abstract

Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) is an uncommon inflammatory demyelinating disease of the central nervous system. The disease typically occurs after infections or vaccinations. However, in many patients with ADEM, no evidence of prior infection or vaccination can be found. We are reporting a patient who developed clinical and radiological features of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis after trauma of repeated attempts at lumber puncture for spinal anesthesia

Item Type:Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords:Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM), Monophasic, Exanthematous fevers
Subjects:JOURNALS > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
ID Code:6092
Deposited By:Kakkilaya Bevinje, Dr. Srinivas
Deposited On:02 Jun 2008 01:32
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:57

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