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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

Treatments for St. Louis encephalitis

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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: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for St. Louis encephalitis

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Clinical Trials for 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. - (Source - Diseases Database)

 

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