Which CSF findings suggest Mollaret meningitis in herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection?

Updated: Feb 27, 2019
  • Author: J Michael Klatte, MD; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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In patients with Mollaret meningitis, analysis of CSF reveals a mixed pleocytosis with neutrophils, lymphocytes, and endothelial cells (Mollaret cells).


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