From a simple chronic headache to neurobrucellosis: a case report

Medical Journal of The Islamic Republic of Iran

Volume 28 - Number 1

Article Type: Case report
Abstract:

Brucellosis is an infectious disease with high incidence in Iran. Neurobrucellosis is a focal complication of brucellosis affecting both central and peripheral nervous system presenting with a varieties of signs and symptoms. The most reported manifestations are meningitis and meningoencephalitis. In this report, we will describe a case of a young woman affected by neurobrucellosis presenting with chronic progressive headache and papilledema.

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