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Hypoattenuation of left caudate head and diencephalic region in eastern equine encephalitis (CT)

Noncontrast CT scan of the brain of a 5-year-old girl with eastern equine encephalitis on hospital day 2 showing subtle hypoattenuation of the left caudate head (arrow) and diencephalic region. (Source: Silverman MA, Misasi J, Smole S, et al. Eastern equine encephalitis in children, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, USA, 1970-2010. Emerg Infect Dis 2013;19[2]:194-201. Public domain.)