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Can herpes simplex virus 2 infection of a new born during birth cause encephalitis?

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Dr. Soren Singel
Neurosurgery

In brief: Google?

Google would know, e.
g. http://www.ohsu.edu/ohsuedu/academic/som/pediatrics/clerkships/upload/herpes.pdf.

In brief: Google?

Google would know, e.
g. http://www.ohsu.edu/ohsuedu/academic/som/pediatrics/clerkships/upload/herpes.pdf.
Dr. Soren Singel
Dr. Soren Singel
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

Meningoencephalitis, inflammation of brain and its coverings, is one of three forms of herpes infection in newborns which often result in poor neurologic outcome even with aggressive treatment.

In brief: Yes

Meningoencephalitis, inflammation of brain and its coverings, is one of three forms of herpes infection in newborns which often result in poor neurologic outcome even with aggressive treatment.
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