Adenoviridae are rare causes of meningoencephalitis in both immunocompetent and immunocompromised hosts. In this article the authors report a case of adenoviral meningoencephalitis caused by serotype 26 and its identification, not described previously, in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) by PCR and brain tissue by immunohistochemical staining.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Journal of NeuroVirology|
|State||Published - Jun 1 2006|
- Polymerase chain reaction