Investigating the neurological presentation of a unique case of COVID-19

Takeaway

  • Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was associated with acute necrotizing encephalopathy (ANE).

Why this matters

  • This is the first documented case of presumptive COVID-19-associated ANE with early brainstem involvement.

  • Reports of COVID-19-related neurologic manifestations are becoming more prevalent.

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