Published: 25 September 2020
Author(s): Yusaku Kajihara
Issue: January 2021
Section: Internal Medicine Flashcard

A 60-year-old woman was admitted in the emergency room with acute onset of fever, altered mental status, and movement disorder. The patient had well-controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus with hemoglobin A1c up to 6.0%. In addition, neither steroids nor immunosuppressive agents had been taken. Brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) was shown in Fig. 1. What is the diagnosis?

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