ACUTE CEREBELLAR SYNDROME IN A PATIENT OF FALCIPARUM MALARIA
Mahesh Chand Agrawal
Consultant Physician, Bindal Hospital, Sikar, Rajasthan, India
Former Professor & Unit Head, Dept. of Medicine, RNT Medical College& Hospital, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
Malaria is a vector-borne disease transmitted by the bite of an infected female anopheles mosquito presents with varied clinical manifestations. Neurological manifestations include headaches, confusion, convulsions, hemiplegia, ataxia, cerebral palsy, cortical blindness, and Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS). We are presenting a case report of acute cerebellar Syndrome in a 45 year old male patient who presented with fever and positive for Plasmodium falciparum malaria.
7 , 1 , 2017
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