Idiopathic granulomatous meningitis

Bakheit, A. M. O., Kennedy, P. G. E., Graham, D. I. and More, J. R. S. (1989) Idiopathic granulomatous meningitis. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, 52(11), pp. 1286-1289. (doi: 10.1136/jnnp.52.11.1286)

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Publisher's URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jnnp.52.11.1286

Abstract

A 69 year old female presented with eight discrete episodes of paraparesis over a period of six weeks. Each episode lasted between 10 and 30 minutes and resolved spontaneously. The cause of her symptoms was not established during life and at necropsy she was found to have granulomatous meningitis of the cerebral convexites. The clinical and pathological aspects of this rare condition are discussed.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Kennedy, Professor Peter
Authors: Bakheit, A. M. O., Kennedy, P. G. E., Graham, D. I., and More, J. R. S.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Infection Immunity and Inflammation
Journal Name:Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
Publisher:BMJ Publishing Group
ISSN:0022-3050
ISSN (Online):1468-330X

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