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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Abstract

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
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Publication statusAccepted/In press - 01-01-2019

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Infectious Diseases

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