Bilateral facial palsy secondary to herpes zoster meningoencephalitis in a HIV-positive woman

Z. I. Mahadeen, R. W. Brennan, M. J. Kothari

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Abstract

Bilateral facial paralysis of diverse infectious aetiologies has been reported in HIV infected patients. We present a patient with bilateral facial palsy most likely due to herpes zoster meningoencephalitis in a patient with neutropenia and who subsequentIy tested HIV-positive.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)261-262
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Infection
Volume34
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1997

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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