A 19-year-old male with cerebellar ataxia and cognitive impairment following glandular fever

Frances M. Wise, John Olver, Bernard Infeld

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Abstract

A 19-year-old male, who was previously functionally independent, presented with cerebellar ataxia and cognitive impairment following glandular fever. This case highlights the importance of considering an Epstein-Barr virus aetiology in children or young adults with acute cerebellar ataxia.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)749-750
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Clinical Neuroscience
Volume20
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2013
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Ataxia
  • cerebellitis
  • Gait disorders
  • Infection
  • Neurology
  • Rehabilitation

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