What is the prevalence of neurobrucellosis and how does it manifest?

Updated: Apr 22, 2021
  • Author: Nicholas John Bennett, MBBCh, PhD, FAAP, MA(Cantab); Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Neurobrucellosis occurs more frequently in endemic regions and develops in approximately 5% of cases. Meningitis [38] (1-2%) and, less commonly, papilledema, optic neuropathy, radiculopathy, stroke, and intracranial hemorrhage may be seen.


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