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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Whipple's Disease With Neurological Manifestations: Case Report
Author: Franca Jr. M.C.
De Castro R.
Balthazar M.L.F.
Malveira G.L.S.
Pirani Jr. C.
Deus-Silva L.
Da Paz A.R.
Queiroz L.S.
Damasceno B.P.
Abstract: Whipple's disease (WD) is an uncommon multisystem condition caused by the bacillus Tropheryma whipplei. Central nervous system involvement is a classical feature of the disease observed in 20 to 40% of the patients. We report the case of a 62 yeards old man with WD that developed neurological manifestations during its course, and discuss the most usual signs and symptoms focusing on recent diagnostic criteria and novel treatment regimens.
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Date Issue: 2004
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