Rotavirus antigenemia in children with encephalopathy accompanied by rotavirus gastroenteritis
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Rotavirus antigen was detected in acute phase sera from 5 of 8 children with rotavirus-associated encephalopathy, confirming antigenemia. However, antigen was not detected in cerebrospinal fluid, failing to provide added evidence of invasion to the brain.
KeywordsInfectious Disease Cerebrospinal Fluid Acute Phase Gastroenteritis Acute Phase Seron
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