Meningoencephalitis

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HUMAN HERPES VIRUS 6 MENINGOENCEPHALITIS PRESENTING AS REFRACTORY SEIZURES IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT ADULT

Case Presentation: Human Herpes Virus 6 (HHV-6) is a member of the herpesviridae family. HHV-6 is the causative agent in roseola infantum, a usually mild and self-limiting childhood exanthem. HHV-6 is also associated with a [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:13+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Uncategorized|Comments Off on HUMAN HERPES VIRUS 6 MENINGOENCEPHALITIS PRESENTING AS REFRACTORY SEIZURES IN AN IMMUNOCOMPETENT ADULT

UNVEILING THE MASKED FACIES: ACUTE PARKISONIAN FEATURES AS A MANIFESTATION OF WEST NILE ENCEPHALITIS

Case Presentation: A 71 year-old man with no medical history presented in October with fevers, headache, neck stiffness, photophobia, and confusion for 3 days. Per family, patient was fully functional with no memory deficits at [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:30:26+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on UNVEILING THE MASKED FACIES: ACUTE PARKISONIAN FEATURES AS A MANIFESTATION OF WEST NILE ENCEPHALITIS