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Meningoencephalitis: Introduction

Meningoencephalitis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the brain and meninges. See detailed information below for a list of 69 causes of Meningoencephalitis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Meningoencephalitis

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Meningoencephalitis: Symptom Checker

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Meningoencephalitis Treatments

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Meningoencephalitis: Animations

Meningoencephalitis: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Meningoencephalitis

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Meningoencephalitis: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Meningoencephalitis

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because 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, 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 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), 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 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 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, but migraines can more »

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Meningoencephalitis: Related Rare Diseases

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Meningoencephalitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Meningoencephalitis listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Meningoencephalitis as a symptom include:

Definitions of Meningoencephalitis:

Inflammation of the arachnoid membrane and adjacent subarachnoid space. (On-line Medical Dictionary)
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Inflammation of the brain and spinal cord and their meninges
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Meningoencephalitis

The list below shows some of the causes of Meningoencephalitis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Meningoencephalitis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Meningoencephalitis. Of the 69 causes of Meningoencephalitis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 19 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 57 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Meningoencephalitis:

The following list of conditions have 'Meningoencephalitis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Meningoencephalitis:

The following list of medical conditions have Meningoencephalitis or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.





  • Mumps ... meningoencephalitis


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Causes of Meningoencephalitis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Meningoencephalitis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Meningoencephalitis:

    Arachnoiditis, Encephalitis, Leptomeningitis, Meningitis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Meningoencephalitis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Meningoencephalitis:

    Encephalitis (137 causes), Meningitis (160 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Infection (1293 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes)

    Symptoms related to Meningoencephalitis:

    Meningitis (160 causes), Encephalitis (137 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Brain infection (16 causes), Neck rigidity (9 causes), Hydrocephalus (227 causes), Raised intracranial pressure (71 causes), Brain tumours (14 causes), Metastases to brain, Headache (2433 causes), Photophobia (351 causes), Phonophobia, Lumbar puncture, Disseminated intravascular coagulation, Petechial rash, Sepsis (42 causes), low blood pressure (575 causes)

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