Infectious Encephalitis

Known as: Encephalitis, Infectious, Infectious Encephalitis [Disease/Finding] 
An acute infectious process that affects the brain tissue. It is usually caused by viruses and less often by bacteria, parasites, and fungi.
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1950-2017
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2018
2018
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the incidence and prevalence of autoimmune encephalitis and compare it to that of infectious encephalitis… (More)
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Pediatric encephalitis has a wide range of etiologies, clinical presentations, and outcomes. This study… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Prompt recognition and rapid initiation of adequate treatment are important for the outcome of encephalitis. Despite… (More)
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2013
2013
Encephalitis results in substantial morbidity and mortality and is a challenging syndrome for clinicians to manage. The clinical… (More)
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2011
2011
It is essential not to miss potentially treatable causes of new onset confusion or amnesia. Once toxic and metabolic causes have… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Encephalitis is a relatively rare presentation of enterovirus (EV) infections. Clinical and epidemiologic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • H G Fischer, G Reichmann
  • Journal of immunology
  • 2001
Microglia subpopulations were studied in mouse experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis and toxoplasmic encephalitis. CNS… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVES To study the occurrence of cross-reactivities of antibodies against infectious agents with human nervous tissue… (More)
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1996
1996
Galactocerebroside (Gc) is a major component of myelin in both the peripheral and central nervous systems. Although it is… (More)
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1987
1987
Both viral meningitis and encephalitis in infants and children give clinical features of various severity. The mechanism of viral… (More)
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