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Herpes simplex encephalitis relapse associated with positive N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor antibodies

  • Sabina Boangher
  • Pascal Mespouille
  • Sophie Goffette
  • Vincent van Pesch
  • Dan Cuciureanu
Letter to the Editor
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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no competing interest.

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This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

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© Belgian Neurological Society 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Neurology Department of Hospital of ArlonArlonBelgium
  2. 2.Neurology Department, Cliniques Universitaires St-LucUniversité Catholique de LouvainBrusselsBelgium
  3. 3.Neurology Department, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of Medicine and PharmacyIasiRomania

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