Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1552-6569.2008.00271.x
Title: Isolated temporal lobe involvement in japanese encephalitis
Authors: Lu, S.-J.
Goh, P.-S. 
Keywords: Herpes simplex encephalitis
Japanese encephalitis
Magnetic resonance imaging
Temporal lobe
Issue Date: Jul-2009
Citation: Lu, S.-J., Goh, P.-S. (2009-07). Isolated temporal lobe involvement in japanese encephalitis. Journal of Neuroimaging 19 (3) : 280-282. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1552-6569.2008.00271.x
Abstract: Temporal lobe involvement on neuroimaging is extremely rare in Japanese encephalitis (JE) and isolated temporal lobe involvement on neuroimaging has rarely been described in the literature. With isolated temporal lobe involvement, distinguishing JE from the treatable Herpes simplex encephalitis (HSE) can be difficult. Both JE and HSE should be considered in patients who present clinically with acute encephalitis and have radiological evidence of temporal lobe involvement, especially in JE endemic areas. J Neuroimaging 2009;19:280-282. © 2008 by the American Society of Neuroimaging.
Source Title: Journal of Neuroimaging
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/131503
ISSN: 10512284
DOI: 10.1111/j.1552-6569.2008.00271.x
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