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Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis

Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: Introduction

Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: A brain disease caused by an unknown pathogen which is probably from the Picornavirus family of viruses. Mode of transmission is uncertain but genetic susceptibility may be involved. The incubation period appears to be an average of 15 years. The disease can be classified according to rate of progression: acute or subacute, slowly progressive and chronic. The slowly progressive form is the most common form and it has four phases: acute, recurrent-exacerbative, fully developed and terminal. Initial acute symptoms last for about 2 to 6 weeks. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis is available below.

Symptoms of Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis

Treatments for Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis

  • There is no treatment for this fatal condition other than treating symptoms as they occur
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis?

Causes of Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis

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Less Common Symptoms of Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis

Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This was initially misdiagnosed...read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it...read more »

Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis. The condition goes by the...read more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly...read more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia...read more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A variety of...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See symptoms of Vitamin B12...read more »

Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: Rare Types

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Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: Animations

Prognosis for Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis

Prognosis for Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: Death usually occurs 2 to 6 years after onset.

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  1. Slowly Progressive Viliuisk Encephalitis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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