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Serial MRI in listeria mesenrhombencephalitis: a case report.
  1. N Lever,
  2. L Haas
  1. Department of Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine, New Zealand.


    Listeria mesenrhombencephalitis is a rare disorder, especially in the non-immunocompromised host. The predilection for brain stem involvement is unexplained. The anatomical correlation of brain stem signs with serial MRI over three months is shown in a 64 year old white man. The pathological lesions seemed to be a combination of micro-abscesses and associated oedema.

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