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Post-Vaccination Encephalomyelitis Following Meningococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (Mencevax ACWY): A Case Report

Masoud Mardani 1 , * , Shabnam Tehrani 1 and Marjan Hemmatian 1
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1 Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: July 1, 2015, 10 (3); e23174
  • Published Online: July 25, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 3, 2014
  • Revised: June 2, 2015
  • Accepted: June 9, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.23174

To Cite: Mardani M, Tehrani S, Hemmatian M. Post-Vaccination Encephalomyelitis Following Meningococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (Mencevax ACWY): A Case Report, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2015 ; 10(3):e23174. doi: 10.5812/archcid.23174.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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