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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

LINEZOLID AS CONTRIBUTING FACTOR IN TACROLIMUS ASSOCIATED POSTERIOR REVERSIBLE ENCEPHALOPATHY SYNDROME

Case Presentation: A 63-year-old woman woman presented after multiple episodes of seizure. She had no prior history of seizures or alcoholism. The patient had a deceased donor renal transplant 6 months prior complicated by persistent [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:08:55+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on LINEZOLID AS CONTRIBUTING FACTOR IN TACROLIMUS ASSOCIATED POSTERIOR REVERSIBLE ENCEPHALOPATHY SYNDROME