- Janet R Gilsdorf
Clin Infect Dis 2018 May 5. Epub 2018 May 5.
Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
In 1882, at 19 months of age, Helen Keller developed a febrile illness that left her both deaf and blind. Historical biographies attribute the illness to rubella, scarlet fever, encephalitis, or meningitis. This analysis of her illness suggests she likely had bacterial meningitis, caused by N. Read More