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Primary Epstein-Barr virus infection with polyradiculitis: a case report

BMC Neurology

Jul 25, 2013

Tilmann HottenrottJochen Bäuerle

Abstract

Nervous system complications of primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection in adults are rare, but may occur with encephalitis, meningitis, myelitis, cranial and peripheral neuropathies, or radiculitis. We describe an immune competent adult with a primary EBV infection complicated by lu...read more

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Infectious Mononucleosis
Polyradiculitis
Radicular Pain
Work-up
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Polyradiculopathy
Entire Nervous System
Analgesics
Radiculopathy
Study of Serum
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Primary Epstein-Barr virus infection with polyradiculitis: a case report

BMC Neurology

Jul 25, 2013

Tilmann HottenrottJochen Bäuerle

PMID: 23879452

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2377-13-96

Abstract

Nervous system complications of primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection in adults are rare, but may occur with encephalitis, meningitis, myelitis, cranial and peripheral neuropathies, or radiculitis. We describe an immune competent adult with a primary EBV infection complicated by lu...read more

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Infectious Mononucleosis
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Radicular Pain
Work-up
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Polyradiculopathy
Entire Nervous System
Analgesics
Radiculopathy
Study of Serum
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