Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 7  |  Page : 2533--2535

Post-mumps acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in an adolescent


Varun Rehani1, Subodh Kumar Mahto1, Ankita Sheoran1, Akanksha Singh1, Pooja Verma2, Kulsaurabh Kaushik3 
1 Department of Medicine, PGIMER, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department Medicine, Smt. Sucheta Kriplani Hospital and LHMC, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Anaesthesia, PGIMER, Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Subodh Kumar Mahto
Department of Medicine, PGIMER and Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi - 110 001
India

Mumps is an acute communicable self-limiting swelling of the parotid or other salivary glands. Various organs can be involved including the testes, central nervous system, mammary glands, ovary, pancreas, kidneys, and heart. We hereby present a rare case of an 18-year-old unvaccinated male with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis following mumps without parotitis.


How to cite this article:
Rehani V, Mahto SK, Sheoran A, Singh A, Verma P, Kaushik K. Post-mumps acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in an adolescent.J Family Med Prim Care 2019;8:2533-2535


How to cite this URL:
Rehani V, Mahto SK, Sheoran A, Singh A, Verma P, Kaushik K. Post-mumps acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in an adolescent. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2019 [cited 2020 Jan 18 ];8:2533-2535
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