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Title in Portuguese: Encephalitis associated with the chikungunya epidemic outbreak in Brazil: report of 2 cases with neuroimaging findings
Author: Pereira, Licia Pacheco
Villas-Bôas, Rafaela
Scott, Stephanie Suzanne de Oliveira
Nóbrega, Paulo Ribeiro
Sobreira-Neto, Manoel Alves
Castro, José Daniel Vieira de
Cavalcante, Bruno
Braga-Neto, Pedro
Keywords: Encephalitis Virus, California
Chikungunya virus
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical
Citation: PEREIRA, L. P. et al. Encephalitis associated with the chikungunya epidemic outbreak in Brazil: report of 2 cases with neuroimaging findings. Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, Brasil, v. 50, p. 413-416, maio/jun. 2017.
Abstract: Chikungunya, an alphavirus infection presenting with fever, rash, and polyarthritis, is most often an acute febrile illness. Neurologic complications of chikungunya infection have been reported. Here we report the clinical and neuroimaging data of 2 patients with chikungunya-associated encephalitis during the recent Brazilian epidemic.
URI: http://www.repositorio.ufc.br/handle/riufc/25446
metadata.dc.type: Artigo de Periódico
ISSN: 0037-8682
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