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Lebanese American University Medical Center
Dr. Karaki of Lebanese American University Medical Center has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Apr. 09, 2021
Nov. 22, 2020
Nov. 17, 2020
African sleeping sickness is a devastating epidemic that affects tens of thousands of sub-Saharan Africans. The causative agent usually belongs to 1 of 3 species of the Trypanosoma genus and is transmitted to humans through a vector, the tsetse fly. Neurologic manifestations, including headache, altered EEG, and mood changes, may occur during the initial febrile period before trypanosomes can be detected in the cerebrospinal fluid and are associated with meningeal inflammation.
Oct. 20, 2020