ANDISCRIMINATED ASEPTIC MENINGITIS CASE BETWEEN RICKETTSIA AND LEPTOSPIRAL MENINGITIS
Davut Özdemir 1 * , İrfan Sencan 2, Mustafa Yıldırım 1, Ertuğrul Güçlü 1, Tevfik Yavuz 3, Oğuz Karabay 4
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1 Düzce University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Düzce, Turkey
2 Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Training and Research Hospital, Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Ankara, Turkey
3 Düzce University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Düzce, Turkey
4 Abant Izzet Baysal University Izzet Baysal Medical School, Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases4, Bolu, Turkey
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Abstract

Rickettsial meningitis and leptospiral meningitis should be included in the differential diagnosis of aseptic meningitis in patients exposed to endemic areas. In this report we describe a cas

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https://doi.org/10.29333/ejgm/82576

Eur J Gen Med, 2008 - Volume 5 Issue 1, pp. 51-53

Publication date: 15 Jan 2008

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