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Meningoencephalitis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the brain and meninges. See detailed information below for a list of 69 causes of Meningoencephalitis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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...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...read more »
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causes of Meningoencephalitis as a symptom include:
Inflammation of the arachnoid membrane and adjacent subarachnoid space. (On-line Medical Dictionary)
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Inflammation of the brain and spinal cord and their meninges
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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Medical Conditions associated with Meningoencephalitis:
Encephalitis (137 causes), Meningitis (160 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Infection (1293 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes)
Symptoms related to Meningoencephalitis:
Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Brain infection (16 causes), Neck rigidity (9 causes), Hydrocephalus (227 causes), Raised intracranial pressure (71 causes), Brain tumours (14 causes), Metastases to brain, Headache (2433 causes), Photophobia (351 causes), Phonophobia, Lumbar puncture, Disseminated intravascular coagulation, Petechial rash, Sepsis (42 causes), low blood pressure (575 causes)
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