Whipple's disease in mentally retarded patients: Report of two cases.
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SourceScandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, 39, 11, (2007), pp. 1071-1073
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Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases
SubjectDCN 2: Functional Neurogenomics; N4i 1: Pathogenesis and modulation of inflammation; N4i 3: Poverty-related infectious diseases; NCEBP 13: Infectious diseases and international health; NCEBP 2: Evaluation of complex medical interventions; NCMLS 1: Infection and autoimmunity; UMCN 2.2: Vascular medicine and diabetes; UMCN 5.4: Renal disorders
Of 21 patients diagnosed with Whipple's disease (WD) by polymerase chain reaction (PCR), 3 were mentally retarded. We describe 2 of these patients, both of whom had WD in the central nervous system. WD was confirmed with PCR on blood and, for 1 patient, also on cerebrospinal fluid (CSF).
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