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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 eventu (MORE)

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 i (MORE)

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)

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 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)