Postinfectious brainstem encephalitis associated with SARS-CoV-2

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2020 Sep;91(9):1013-1014. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2020-323816. Epub 2020 Jul 7.
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Keywords: autoimmune encephalitis; infectious diseases; myoclonus; steroids.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Betacoronavirus*
  • Brain Stem*
  • COVID-19
  • Coronavirus Infections / complications*
  • Coronavirus Infections / diagnosis
  • Coronavirus Infections / therapy
  • Encephalitis / diagnosis*
  • Encephalitis / etiology*
  • Encephalitis / therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / complications*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / diagnosis
  • Pneumonia, Viral / therapy
  • SARS-CoV-2