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Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis

Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis: Introduction

Acute Vilyuisk 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. Death is common in the acute phase of the infection which can last from four days to four months. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis is available below.

Symptoms of Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis

Treatments for Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis

  • There is no treatment for this fatal condition other than treating symptoms as they occur
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Causes of Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis

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Less Common Symptoms of Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis

Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis

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Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis: Rare Types

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Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis: Animations

Prognosis for Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis

Prognosis for Acute Vilyuisk Encephalitis: Death usually occurs within months of onset.

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

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