Vasiliy P Alekseev

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Viliuisk encephalomyelitis (VE) is an unique neurological disease occurring in the Iakut (Sakha) people of Siberia. Evolution of the disease follows one of three broad clinical forms: subacute, slowly progressive or chronic. Death occurs within 3 to 6 months in subacute cases and within 6 years in the slowly progressive cases. Chronic cases lack a subacute(More)
Viliuisk encephalomyelitis (VE) is a neurodegenerative disorder expressed as subacute meningo-encephalitis progressing to a more prolonged pan-encephalitic syndrome with a fatal outcome within 1 to 10 years. Some patients survive to a steady state of global dementia and severe spasticity that may last for over 20 years. Multiple micronecrotic foci(More)
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