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What is encephalitis?

Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain that causes irritation and swelling. It also inflates till it touches your skull and then it causes brain damage that will event (MORE)
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What are the symptoms of encephalitis?

The most common symptoms are confusion, agitated behaviors (such as thrashing, grasping, strking out at staff), visual hallucinations and headache pains.
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What is equine encephalitis?

also known as (VEE,)venezuelan equine encephalitis virus, is a disease that effects humans and equines. It is also a biological weapon. This disease is arboviral which means (MORE)
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How does encephalitis spread?

Infected mosquitoes can spread the pathogen that can cause encephalitis. West Nile Virus is one of the encephalitis illnesses that is spread by mosquito sting.
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Is encephalitis genetic?

No. Encephalitis is an acute inflammation of the brain that is usually caused by a viral or bacterial infection. It can be aftereffect of another disease such as herpes or a (MORE)
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Can HORSES get encephalitis?

Yes, horses are susceptable to three types of encephalitis (also known as Sleeping Sickness): Eastern, Western and Venezualan. Horses should be vaccinated for all three.
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What is the prognosis of encephalitis?

often it is discovered among infants when they detect that the ventricles in the brain are swollen. Surgery is needed and drain the ventricles of the excess cerebrospinal flui (MORE)
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What is encephalitis lethargica?

Encephalitis lethargica is an inflammation of the brain caused by two trypanosomes (microscopic protozoan parasites).
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What is Primary encephalitis?

Primary encephalitis is caused by direct infection by the virus, while secondary encephalitis is due to a post-infectious immune reaction to viral infection elsewhere in the b (MORE)
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What is meningitis and encephalitis?

Meningitis is inflammation of the thin tissue surrounding the brain and spinal cord, called the meningeal. There are several types of meningitis. The most common is viral meni (MORE)