Aseptic meningitis in a neonate with an oral vesicular lesion

D. Murray, M. Altschul, J. Dyke

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Abstract

Enteroviruses may be responsible for severe, life-threatening diseases, such as meningitis, within the neonatal period. Differentiation of an enteroviral etiology from that of herpes simplex virus may be difficult initially. We describe a case of aseptic meningitis in which the use of a viral blood culture was helpful.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)77-80
Number of pages4
JournalDiagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease
Volume3
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1985

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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