Co-existence of acute transverse myelitis and Guillain-Barre syndrome associated with Bartonella henselae infection


ÇARMAN K. B. , Yimenicioglu S., Ekici A., Yakut A., DİNLEYİCİ E. Ç.

PAEDIATRICS AND INTERNATIONAL CHILD HEALTH, vol.33, no.3, pp.190-192, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Cat scratch disease (CSD) is a benign, self-limiting condition associated with Bartonella henselae. Neurological manifestations are uncommon. Acute transverse myelitis and Guillain-Barre syndrome have been reported rarely with CSD. This report describes a 12-year-old boy with acute transverse myelitis and Guillain-Barre ' syndrome associated with CSD.