Facial paralysis and meningitis caused by Rickettsia typhi infection

Tatiana Vander, Mord Chay Medvedovsky, Svetlana Valdman, Yuval Herishanu

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    Involvement of cranial nerves was rarely reported in various rickettsioses. We present here for the first time a case of peripheral facial paralysis associated with Rickettsia typhi infection.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)887-888
    Number of pages2
    JournalScandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases
    Issue number11-12
    StatePublished - 1 Jan 2003

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Immunology and Microbiology (all)
    • Microbiology (medical)
    • Infectious Diseases


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