Acute necrotizing encephalopathy of childhood: a single-center experience


Aksoy E., Oztoprak U., Celik H., Ozdemir F. M. A. , Ozkan M., Kayalioglu H., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.51, no.2, pp.706-715, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-2102-47
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.706-715
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: Acute necrotizing encephalopathy is a rare type of acute encephalopathy characterized by multi-ocal brain lesions and associated severe neurological findings and various organ dysfunctions may accompany it.