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Table 1 Time line

From: Acute cerebellitis in adults: a case report and review of the literature

Day Event Diagnostic testing Treatment
0 Onset of headache, nausea and photophobia None None
2 Presentation on the emergency department; diagnosed as migraine Neurological examination, CAT-scan None
4 Presentation on the emergency department with dysarthria, nystagmus and aggravated headache MRI showing swollen cerebellar hemispheres and hydrocephalus Ceftriaxone, acyclovir, dexamethasone
7 None Negative cerebrospinal fluid cultures and polymerase chain reactions Stop ceftriaxone and acyclovir
8 None Stop treatment with dexamethasone
18 Discharge to rehabilitation center
42 Presentation on outpatient clinic; complete recovery MRI showing no abnormalities None