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Epidemic encephalitis

Introduction: Epidemic encephalitis

Description of Epidemic encephalitis

Epidemic encephalitis: an encephalitis that was epidemic between 1915 and 1926; symptoms include paralysis of the extrinsic eye muscle and extreme muscular weakness.
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Epidemic encephalitis: infections of the brain caused by arthropod-borne viruses primarily from the families togaviridae, flaviviridae, bunyaviridae, reoviridae and rhabdoviridae; life cycles of these viruses are characterized by zoonoses, with birds and lower mammals serving as intermediate hosts; the virus is transmitted to humans by the bite of mosquitoes or ticks; clinical manifestations include fever, headache, alterations of mentation, focal neurologic deficits, and coma.
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Epidemic encephalitis: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Epidemic encephalitis

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The term Epidemic encephalitis can be used for:

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Other terms that may be related to Epidemic encephalitis:

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Hierarchical classifications of Epidemic encephalitis

The following list attempts to classify Epidemic encephalitis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • cephalitis,encephalitis,phrenitis
  • inflammation,redness,rubor
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

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