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MRIs of West Nile virus victims -- even symptom-free -- show evidence of long-term neurological damage

19:00 EST 6 Nov 2017 | AAAS

(Burness) Brain images of people who developed neurological complications from West Nile virus found that many of them -- including those who had experienced mild symptoms or none all -- showed evidence of brain damage years after the original infection, according to a new study presented today at the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH).

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