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Viral infections

Jeremy Farrar, Bridgit Wills, Menno De Jong and David A Warrell

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

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Published in print May 2010 | ISBN: 9780199204854
Published online May 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199570973 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199204854.003.0241102

Series: Oxford Textbooks

Viral infections

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Case History—A 29 yr old man presenting with headache, depressed mood and apathy.

Enteroviruses are responsible for 80 to 90% and mumps for 10 to 20% of diagnosed cases of viral meningitis, with many other viruses sometimes incriminated with considerable geographical and seasonal variation....

Chapter.  10751 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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