Neuroinfectious Disease

October 2018, Volume 24, Issue 5
BROWSE ISSUE

Neuroinfectious Disease

October 2018, Vol.24, No.5

Guest Editor:

Joseph R. Zunt, MD, MPH

Editor-in-Chief:

STEVEN L. LEWIS, MD, FAAN

ISSN: 1080-2371

Online ISSN: 1538-6899

REVIEW ARTICLES
Acute Bacterial Meningitis
Davis, Larry E.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1264-1283
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000660
Viral Meningitis and Encephalitis
Lyons, Jennifer L.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1284-1297
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000650
Chronic Meningitis
Thakur, Kiran T.; Wilson, Michael R.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1298-1326
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000664
Brain and Spinal Epidural Abscess
Chow, Felicia
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1327-1348
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000649
Herpesvirus Infections of the Nervous System
Baldwin, Kelly J.; Cummings, Christopher L.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1349-1369
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000661
Central Nervous System Infections Complicating Immunosuppression and Transplantation
Pruitt, Amy A.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1370-1396
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000653
Neurologic Complications of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Saylor, Deanna
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1397-1421
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000647
Tuberculosis of the Central Nervous System
Zunt, Joseph R.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1422-1438
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000648
Neuroborreliosis and Neurosyphilis
Halperin, John J.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1439-1458
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000645
Tetanus, Botulism, and Diphtheria
Berkowitz, Aaron L.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1459-1488
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000651
Helminthic Infections of the Central Nervous System
Cho, Tracey A.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1489-1511
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000646
Zika Virus and Other Emerging Arboviral Central Nervous System Infections
Sejvar, James J.
CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology
October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - p 1512-1534
doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000652
Editor's Preface
Articles
Key Points
Abbreviations
Appendix
Issue Overview

List of Abbreviations

CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology October 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 5, Neuroinfectious Disease - [no page #] doi: 10.1212/01.CON.0000546588.33712.e4

Neuroinfectious Disease

ADA Adenosine deaminase

ADEM Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis

AED Antiepileptic drug

AIDP Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

AIDS Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

AMAN Acute motor axonal neuropathy

AMSAN Acute motor-sensory axonal neuropathy

ART Antiretroviral therapy

CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CIDP Chronic infl ammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy

CISS Constructive interference in steady state

CLIPPERS Chronic lymphocytic inflammation with pontine perivascular enhancement responsive to steroids

CMAP Compound muscle action potential

CMV Cytomegalovirus

CNS Central nervous system

CRP C-reactive protein

CSF Cerebrospinal fluid

CT Computed tomography

DNA Deoxyribonucleic acid

DSPN Distal symmetric polyneuropathy

DWI Diffusion-weighted imaging

EBV Epstein-Barr virus

EEG Electroencephalogram

EITB Enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot

ELISA Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay

EMG Electromyography

ESR Erythrocyte sedimentation rate

FDA US Food and Drug Administration

FDG-PET Fludeoxyglucose positron emission tomography

FIESTA Fast imaging employing steady state acquisition

FLAIR Fluid-attenuated inversion recovery

FTA-ABS Fluorescent treponemal antibody-absorption [test]

GABA γ-Aminobutyric acid

GBS Guillain-Barré syndrome

GVHD Graft versus host disease

HAART Highly active antiretroviral therapy

HAND Human immunodeficiency virus–associated neurocognitive disorder

HDS HIV Dementia Scale

HHV6 Human herpesvirus 6

HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HIV Human immunodeficiency virus

HSV Herpes simplex virus

HTLV-I Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type I

ICP Intracranial pressure

ICU Intensive care unit

IDSA Infectious Diseases Society of America

IgG Immunoglobulin G

IgM Immunoglobulin M

IHDS International HIV Dementia Scale

IM Intramuscular

INR International normalized ratio

IRIS Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome

IV Intravenous

IVIg Intravenous immunoglobulin

LEMS Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome

LP Lumbar puncture

MMR Measles-mumps-rubella

MRA Magnetic resonance angiogram

MRI Magnetic resonance imaging

MRSA Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

MS Multiple sclerosis

NMDA N-methyl-D-aspartate

NMO Neuromyelitis optica

PALE Posttransplantation acute limbic encephalitis

PCR Polymerase chain reaction

PET Positron emission tomography

PML Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

PPD Purifi ed protein derivative

PRES Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome

PTLD Posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder

RNA Ribonucleic acid

RPR Rapid plasma reagin

rRNA Ribosomal ribonucleic acid

RT-PCR Reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction

SAH Subarachnoid hemorrhage

SSPE Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

SWI Susceptibility-weighted imaging

TB Tuberculosis

TPPA Treponema pallidum particle agglutination assay

TSH Thyroid-stimulating hormone

UNFPA United Nations Population Fund

UNICEF United Nations Children’s Fund

VDRL Venereal Disease Research Laboratory

VEGF Vascular endothelial growth factor

VZV Varicella-zoster virus

WHO World Health Organization

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