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Tick-borne encephalitis complicated by Guillain–Barré syndrome

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Heckmann, J.G., Vachalová, I. & Großkopf, J. Tick-borne encephalitis complicated by Guillain–Barré syndrome. Acta Neurol Belg 119, 649–651 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s13760-019-01152-0

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Keywords

  • Meningitis
  • Encephalitis
  • Tick-borne virus
  • Flavivirus
  • Guillain–Barré syndrome