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Scand J Infect Dis. 1989;21(4):463-6.

Severe encephalitis associated with disseminated echovirus 22 infection.

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Children's Hospital, University of Helsinki, Finland.

Abstract

Severe encephalitis associated with disseminated echovirus 22 infection occurred in a previously healthy 5-month-old boy. Echovirus 22 was diagnosed by a seroconversion both in serum and cerebrospinal fluid and by isolation of the virus from several stool samples. The child damaged severely and at the age of 8 1/2 months infantile spasms developed.

PMID:
2587949
DOI:
10.3109/00365548909167453
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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