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Glossary for Chronic Vilyuisk Encephalitis

  • 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.
  • Bradykinesia: A medical term used to describe slow execution of movements and the ability to adjust the body's position is reduced.
  • Brain atrophy: A condition which is characterized by a diminution in the size of the brain
  • Brain conditions: Medical conditions that affect the brain
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Conditions involving a pathogen: Medical conditions involving some type of pathogen, such as a virus or bacteria.
  • Degenerative conditions: Diseases characterized by a progressive and degenerative decline.
  • Dementia: Various mental impairment conditions.
  • Disability: Inability to function normally
  • Double vision: Double vision
  • Head Conditions: Conditions that affect the head
  • Nervous system conditions: Diseases affecting the nerves and the nervous system.

 

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