volume 9, issue 1, P5-10 2004
DOI: 10.17986/blm.200491531
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Ferah Karayel, Işıl Pakiş, Aydın Sav, Arzu Akçay Turan, Gürsel Çetin

Abstract: SUMMARYThe aim of our retrospective study is to present the histopathological features of central nervous system infections 103 central nervous system infections determined at autopsies, performed in Forensic Medicine Council from 1998 to 2002 were analysed. Cases were classified according to age, gender, microscopic features of brain infection and the cause of death.Microscopically, cases were classified as encephalitis and meningitis. Also brain abcesses and serebritis were evaluated. In 50,4% of our cases …

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