Cefepime encephalopathy

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CEFEPIME ENCEPHALOPATHY VS. UREMIC ENCEPHALOPATHY – A DIAGNOSTIC CHALLENGE IN ACUTE RENAL FAILURE ON PROLONGED ANTIBIOTIC THERAPY

Case Presentation: A 69 year old male was brought to the emergency department from a rehabilitation facility with altered mental status. Two months ago, he had been admitted for lumbar osteomyelitis for which he was [...]

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