Rapidly progressive dementia with seizures: a post-dengue complication

Afsal P. Mohammed, Avinash Koraddi, Arvind Prabhu, Chitra M. Kotian, Shashikiran Umakanth

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Dengue infection can cause various effects on the central and peripheral nervous systems. Direct neurotropism and immunological mechanisms are responsible for most such neurological manifestations. We present the case of a 64-year-old woman with rapidly progressive dementia with seizures following dengue infection.

Original languageEnglish
JournalTropical Doctor
DOIs
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 01-01-2019

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Dengue
Dementia
Seizures
Peripheral Nervous System
Neurologic Manifestations
Infection
Central Nervous System

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Infectious Diseases

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Mohammed, Afsal P. ; Koraddi, Avinash ; Prabhu, Arvind ; Kotian, Chitra M. ; Umakanth, Shashikiran. / Rapidly progressive dementia with seizures : a post-dengue complication. In: Tropical Doctor. 2019.
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