St. Louis encephalitis
St. Louis encephalitis: Introduction
A mosquito-borne viral brain infection that causes epidemics of viral encephalitis.
Most people who are exposed do not get symptoms,
but those that do get the resulting encephalitis usually have severe illness
and the mortality rate is about 6%. ...more »
Symptoms of St. Louis encephalitis
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Treatments for St. Louis encephalitis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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Wrongly Diagnosed with St. Louis encephalitis?
St. Louis encephalitis: Deaths
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St. Louis encephalitis: Complications
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Causes of St. Louis encephalitis
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Disease Topics Related To St. Louis encephalitis
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St. Louis encephalitis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and St. Louis 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...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,...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...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 true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which the...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 (such as Alzheimer'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 variety of symptoms can occur in post...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,...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 ...read more »
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St. Louis encephalitis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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St. Louis encephalitis: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for St. Louis encephalitis
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Clinical Trials for St. Louis encephalitis
The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally
and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for St. Louis encephalitis include:
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Statistics for St. Louis encephalitis
St. Louis encephalitis: Broader Related Topics
Types of St. Louis encephalitis
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Definitions of St. Louis encephalitis:
A species of FLAVIVIRUS, one of the Japanese encephalitis virus group (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUSES, JAPANESE), which is the etiologic agent of St. Louis encephalitis (ENCEPHALITIS, ST. LOUIS) in the United States, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
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