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Table 2 Clinical Characteristics of HSVE after Neurosurgery

From: Herpes simplex encephalitis as a complication of neurosurgical procedures: report of 3 cases and review of the literature

Age (mean; range) 32.1; 2-78
Previous HSVE history 8/26 (30.1 %)
Time-to-symptoms in days (mean; range) 7.7; 1-21
HSV-2 etiology 4/26 (15.4 %)
Time to treatment in days (mean; range) 5.8; 0-16
Death or sequelae 14/26 (53.8 %)