Cysticercosis cerebri in Irian Jaya, Indonesia

G. Tjahjadi, D. B. Subianto, Sutjahjo Endardjo, S. S. Margono

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A case is presented in which epilepsy was caused by diffuse involvement of cysticerci in the cortical layer of both cerebral hemispheres. The diagnosis was confirmed by histopathological examination. In the area of Irian Jaya cerebral cysticercosis should always be taken into consideration as the possible cause of epilepsy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)247-251
Number of pages5
JournalSoutheast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1978


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