Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis after mastoid surgery in a child
We present a case of acute disseminated encephalomyelitis after mastoid surgery in an 11-year-old child. The aim of this paper is to increase awareness about a previously unreported and an unusual neurological complication of cholesteatoma and mastoid surgery.(Published Online May 22 2007)
(Accepted March 6 2007)
Key Words: Encephalomyelitis; Mastoid; Mastoiditis; Inflammation; Cerebral.
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