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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 85, Issue 8, pp 691–692 | Cite as

Post-Herpetic Autoimmune Encephalitis

  • Himanshi Chaudhary
  • Ananthanarayanan Kasinathan
  • Indar Kumar Sharawat
  • Arushi G. Saini
  • Anita Mahadevan
  • Naveen Sankhyan
Scientific Letter
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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PediatricsPost Graduate Institute of Medical Education & ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Department of NeuropathologyNIMHANSBengaluruIndia
  3. 3.Pediatric Neurology and Neurodevelopment Unit, Department of PediatricsPost Graduate Institute of Medical Education & ResearchChandigarhIndia

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