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Epileptic seizure as initial and only manifestation of neuroborreliosis: case report

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Juric, S., Janculjak, D., Tomic, S. et al. Epileptic seizure as initial and only manifestation of neuroborreliosis: case report. Neurol Sci 35, 793–794 (2014).

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  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Vasculitis
  • Epileptic Seizure
  • Borrelia Burgdorferi
  • Lyme Borreliosis