Journal of infection and chemotherapy : official journal of the Japan Society of Chemotherapy, vol.18, no.6, pp.961-4, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded)
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Journal of infection and chemotherapy : official journal of the Japan Society of Chemotherapy
Influenza B, Adult, Encephalitis/encephalopathy, VIRUS
Influenza virus is associated with a variety of neurological complications, of which the most commonly encountered are seizures and encephalopathy. Acute encephalitis and postinfectious encephalopathy have been reported infrequently in association with influenza A and B virus infections. We describe two previously healthy adults who presented with encephalopathy with a virologically documented influenza B infection.