These case reports describe two previously healthy children with aseptic meningitis (AM) whose cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) was positive for Enterovirus (EV)-D68, which indicates direct involvement of this infectious agent in the development of this neurologic disease.

Enterovirus-D68 in the cerebrospinal fluid of two children with aseptic meningitis / S. Esposito, G. Lunghi, A. Zampiero, C. Tagliabue, A. Orlandi, E. Torresani, H. Niesters, N. Principi. - In: THE PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASE JOURNAL. - ISSN 0891-3668. - 35:5(2016), pp. 589-591. [10.1097/INF.0000000000001085]

Enterovirus-D68 in the cerebrospinal fluid of two children with aseptic meningitis

S. Esposito;A. Zampiero;C. Tagliabue;N. Principi
2016

Abstract

These case reports describe two previously healthy children with aseptic meningitis (AM) whose cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) was positive for Enterovirus (EV)-D68, which indicates direct involvement of this infectious agent in the development of this neurologic disease.
aseptic meningitis; CNS infection; enterovirus; enterovirus-D68; EV-D68
Settore MED/38 - Pediatria Generale e Specialistica
8-feb-2016
THE PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASE JOURNAL
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