encephalitis

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encephalitis that resembles apoplexy due to blood extravasation acute hemorrhagic encephalitis
common form of acute encephalitis caused by herpes simplex 1; usually affects the temporal and frontal lobes acute inclusion body encephalitis , herpes encephalitis , herpes simplex encephalitis
arbovirus of the family Togaviridae that can cause a variety of encephalitis in horses alphavirus
rare chronic progressive encephalitis caused by the measles virus and occurring primarily in children and young adults; death usually occurs within three years; characterized by primary measles infection before the age of two years Bosin's disease , Dawson's encephalitis , inclusion body encephalitis , sclerosing leukoencephalitis , SSPE , subacute inclusion body encephalitis , subacute sclerosing leukoencephalitis , subacute sclerosing panencephalitis , Van Bogaert encephalitis
wildlife disease (akin to bovine spongiform encephalitis) that affects deer and elk chronic wasting disease
encephalitis that was epidemic between 1915 and 1926; symptoms include paralysis of the extrinsic eye muscle and extreme muscular weakness encephalitis lethargica , epidemic encephalitis , lethargic encephalitis , sleeping sickness , sleepy sickness
encephalitis caused by a virus that is transmitted by a mosquito from an infected horse equine encephalitis , equine encephalomyelitis
type species of the genus Listeria; can cause meningitis, encephalitis, septicemia, endocarditis, abortion, abscesses, listeriosis L. monocytogenes , Listeria monocytogenes
encephalitis caused by the West Nile virus; can be fatal in humans and horses and birds West Nile encephalitis
flavivirus that causes West Nile encephalitis West Nile encephalitis virus , West Nile virus
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