Infectious Meningovasculitis Secondary to a Rectothecal Fistula in a Patient with Crohn’s Disease

Authors

  • Filipe Godinho Serviço de Neurologia / Centro Hospitalar Universitário Lisboa Central, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Tiago Oliveira Serviço de Neurologia / Centro Hospitalar Universitário Lisboa Central, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Carlos Capela Centro de Responsabilidade Integrada de Esclerose Múltipla (CRIEM) / Centro Hospitalar Universitário Lisboa Central, Lisboa, Portugal

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.46531/sinapse/IN/230053/2024

Keywords:

Meningitis, Bacterial, Rectal Fistula, Vasculitis, Central Nervous System

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Published

2024-04-04

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Godinho F, Oliveira T, Capela C. Infectious Meningovasculitis Secondary to a Rectothecal Fistula in a Patient with Crohn’s Disease. Sinapse [Internet]. 2024 Apr. 4 [cited 2024 May 18];24(1):45-6. Available from: https://sinapse.pt/index.php/journal/article/view/44

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