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Bacterial and Mycoplasmal Infections

  • Yinfeng Qian
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Abstract

There are a wide range of neuroimaging findings in central nervous system (CNS) infections, often with considerable overlap, which makes determination of a specific diagnosis difficult. Correlation with laboratory tests, particularly cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analysis, is considered to be essential in establishing a definitive diagnosis.

Keywords

Bacterial infections Cerebrospinal fluid Tuberculosis Spirochete Rickettsiosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yinfeng Qian
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  1. 1.Department of RadiologyThe First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical UniversityHefeiChina

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