Neurobrucellosis with intramedullary spinal cord involvement: A case report

  • Vida Mohammadzadeh Department of Neurology, Vali-e Asr Hospital, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, Iran
  • Samira Akbarieh Department of Infectious Diseases, Vali-e Asr Hospital, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, Iran
  • Seyed Abdolreza Ghoreishi Department of Neurology, Vali-e Asr Hospital, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, Iran
  • Manizheh Jozpanahi Department of Infectious Diseases, Vali-e Asr Hospital, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, Iran
Keywords: Brucellosis, Neurobrucellosis, Spinal Cord Involvement, Intramedullary

Abstract

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Author Biographies

Samira Akbarieh, Department of Infectious Diseases, Vali-e Asr Hospital, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, Iran
Manizheh Jozpanahi, Department of Infectious Diseases, Vali-e Asr Hospital, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, Iran
   

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Published
2018-08-11
How to Cite
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Mohammadzadeh V, Akbarieh S, Ghoreishi SA, Jozpanahi M. Neurobrucellosis with intramedullary spinal cord involvement: A case report. IJNL. 17(3):152-3.
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