Meningoencefalitis y osteomielitis por amebas de vida libre. Reporte de un caso

Meningoencefalitis y osteomielitis por amebas de vida libre. Reporte de un caso.
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Meningoencefalitis y osteomielitis por amebas de vida libre. Reporte de un caso.

We report a case of a seven year old girl, from Parinas-Piura, who was admited in the Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Neoplasicas with an expansile intracraneal process and neurological deficit. The patient die and the necropsy shown osteomyelitis of right orbital bones and chronic meningoencepha...

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Journal Title: Revista Medica Herediana
Main Author: Juvenal SÁNCHEZ LIHON
Other Authors: Sandro CASAVILCA ZAMBRANO;
Luis CUELLAR PONCE DE LEON;
German KLINGE CASTRO;
Claudio MENGOA QUINTANILLA
Language: Spanish
Get full text: http://www.upch.edu.pe/vrinve/dugic/revistas/index.php/RMH/article/view/799
Resource type: Journal article
Source: Revista Medica Herediana; Vol 15, No 2 (Year 2004).
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.20453/rmh.v15i2.799
Publisher: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
Usage rights: Reconocimiento (by)
Subjects: Applied Sciences --> Medicine, General & Internal
Abstract: We report a case of a seven year old girl, from Parinas-Piura, who was admited in the Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Neoplasicas with an expansile intracraneal process and neurological deficit. The patient die and the necropsy shown osteomyelitis of right orbital bones and chronic meningoencephalitis with angiitis due to free living amoebas.