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Xpression in cardiac myocytes in vitro. Anal Biochem. 1999;270:41?. 62. Livak KJ, Schmittgen TD. Analysis of relative gene expression data using real-time quantitative PCR and the 2-CT Method. Methods. 2001;25:402?.Submit your next manuscript to BioMed Central and we will help you at every step:?We accept pre-submission inquiries ?Our selector tool helps you to find the most relevant journal ?We provide round the clock customer support ?Convenient online submission ?Thorough peer review ?Inclusion in PubMed and all major indexing services ?Maximum visibility for your research Submit your manuscript at www.biomedcentral.com/submit
Jaques et al. Virology Journal (2016) 13:83 DOI 10.1186/s12985-016-0540-CASE REPORTOpen AccessHerpes simplex encephalitis as a complication of neurosurgical procedures: report of 3 cases and review of the literatureDavid A. Jaques1*, Spyridoula Bagetakou2, Arnaud G. L'Huillier3, Andrea Bartoli4, Maria-Isabel Vargas5, Joel Fluss6 and Laurent Kaiser3,7*AbstractBackground: Herpes simplex virus (HSV) is the most common identified cause of focal encephalitis worldwide. However, postoperative HSV encephalitis (HSVE) is a rare complication of neurosurgical procedures and a significant clinical challenge Method: We describe 3 cases of postoperative HSVE and review all published reports. A total of 23 cases were identified. Discussion: Clinical heterogeneity represents a diagnostic challenge in the postoperative setting. Cerebral magnetic resonance imaging showed typical findings in a minority of patients only, whereas HSV-specific polymerase chain reaction on the cerebrospinal fluid proved to be a valuable test. The postoperative viral pathophysiology remains a subject of debate. The rate of adverse outcome is high and early antiviral treatment seems to be PubMed ID:https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27731877 The importance of early empiric treatment is highlighted. We recommend prophylactic treatment before neurosurgery for patients with a history of previous herpetic encephalitis.* Correspondence: David.Jaques@hcuge.ch; Laurent.Kaiser@hcuge.ch 1 Division of General Internal Medicine, Geneva University Hospitals, Rue Gabrielle-Perret-Gentil 4, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland 3 Laboratory of Virology, Division of Infectious Diseases and Division of Laboratory Medicine, Geneva University Hospitals, Rue Gabrielle-Perret-Gentil 4, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland Full list of author information is available at the end of the articleBackground Herpes simplex virus (HSV) is the most common identified cause of acute and focal sporadic encephalitis in the Western world with an incidence of 1? cases per million inhabitants each year [1]. Without treatment, mortality can be as high as 70 as opposed to 30 with adequate treatment and neurological sequelae are frequent, even in treated c.



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