Case of Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

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Acta Medica International,2016,3,1,214-215.
Published:January 2016
Type:Case Report

Case of Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis

A. K. Simalti

Classified Specialist and Paediatric Intensivist, Department Of Paediatrics, Base Hospital, Delhi Cant

Abstract:

Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) is characterized by Immune mediated inflammation of brain causing and gray matter. ADEM is an which usually follows a viral or bacterial infection, immunizations, and drug or serum administration. One such case is being reported here where a 3 year old girl was brought in status epilepticus as presenting feature of ADEM.

A. K. Simalti