Acute meningoencephalitis caused by adenovirus serotype 26
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Adenoviridae are rare causes of meningoencephalitis in both immunocompetent and immunocompromised hosts. In this article the authors report a case of adenoviral meningoencephalitis caused by serotype 26 and its identification, not described previously, in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) by PCR and brain tissue by immunohistochemical staining.
Keywordsadenovirus meningoencephalitis polymerase chain reaction
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