Journal of Global Infectious Diseases

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 178--181

Adult patient with novel H1N1 infection presented with encephalitis, rhabdomyolysis, pneumonia and polyneuropathy


Ketan K Patel1, Atul K Patel1, Shalin Shah2, Rajiv Ranjan1, Sudhir V Shah2 
1 Infectious Diseases Consultant, Infectious Diseases Clinic, “VEDANTA” Institute of Medical Sciences, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad, India
2 Neurology Department, Sterling Hospital, Memnagar, Ahmedabad, India

Correspondence Address:
Atul K Patel
Infectious Diseases Consultant, Infectious Diseases Clinic, “VEDANTA” Institute of Medical Sciences, Navarangpura, Ahmedabad
India

Neurological complications of influenza are well known. Influenza A is commonly associated with neurological complications. Neurological complications especially encephalitis is described in the pediatric age group of patients with current pandemic novel H1N1 infection. We are describing a case of novel H1N1 infection presenting with multi-system involvement (encephalitis, bilateral pneumonia, severe rhabdomyolysis leading to renal failure and polyneuropathy) in adult patient.


How to cite this article:
Patel KK, Patel AK, Shah S, Ranjan R, Shah SV. Adult patient with novel H1N1 infection presented with encephalitis, rhabdomyolysis, pneumonia and polyneuropathy.J Global Infect Dis 2012;4:178-181


How to cite this URL:
Patel KK, Patel AK, Shah S, Ranjan R, Shah SV. Adult patient with novel H1N1 infection presented with encephalitis, rhabdomyolysis, pneumonia and polyneuropathy. J Global Infect Dis [serial online] 2012 [cited 2022 Sep 27 ];4:178-181
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