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Panencephalitis

Definition of the noun panencephalitis

What does panencephalitis mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. diffuse inflammation of the entire brain

Phrases with Panencephalitis

  1. rubella panencephalitis
  2. subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

Printed books with definitions for Panencephalitis

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Google previewViral Encephalitis: Advances in Research and Treatment: 2011 Edition (2012)

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Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine: The F gene of the Osaka-2 strain of measles virus derived from a case of subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a major determinant of neurovirulence Scientists discuss in ' The F gene of ...

Google previewMeasles—Advances in Research and Treatment: 2012 Edition (2012)

ScholarlyPaper

Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine: The F gene of the Osaka-2 strain of measles virus derived from a case of subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a major determinant of neurovirulence Research findings, ...

Google previewMicrobiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection with measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus itself). No cure ...

Google previewClinical Neurophsyiology, Vol. 75 (2016)

Medicine, Internal medicine by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection of immune resistant measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus ...

Google previewNelson Textbook of Pediatrics (2016)

Medicine, Pediatrics by CTI Reviews

Progressive rubella panencephalitis is a neurological disorder which may occur in a child with congenital rubella. It is a slow viral infection of the brain characterized by chronic encephalitis, usually manifesting between 819 years of age.

Google previewEpilepsy (2011)

Animal and Human Correlations by David W. McCandless

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a CNS slow viral infection which usually affects children and adolescents. The initial symptoms are usually those of intellectual and behavioral decay. Scant few cases of early (first) presentation of ...

Google previewPediatrics (2005)

by Tao Le, Vishal Pall

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is an extremely rare complication (1 in 100,000) involving a delayed neurodegenerative process; usually seen following infection in males younger than 2 years old. This entity manifests as progressive ...

Google previewInfectious Diseases, Emergency Department Diagnosis and Management (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection of immune resistant measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus ...

Google previewMerritt's Neurology (2015)

by Elan D. Louis, Stephan A. Mayer, Lewis P. Rowland

PROGRESSIVE RUBELLA PANENCEPHALITIS Progressive rubella panencephalitis is an extremely rare and fatal neurodegenerative disorder that can follow either congenital or postnatal rubella infections. The insidious development of ...

Google previewNeonatal Neurology (2007)

by Gerald M. Fenichel

Progressive rubella panencephalitis is a late CNS manifestation, which is usually fatal. Prevention Children ...

Google previewConns Current Therapy 2008 (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection of immune resistant measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus ...

Google previewUSMLE Step 1 Lecture Notes 2017: Pathology (2017)

by Kaplan Medical

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare complication of measles (rubeola) virus infection. Persistent immune-resistant measles virus infection causes slowvirus encephalitis. The typical scenario is a child who had measles age <2 and ...

Google previewMCQs for Essentials Microbiology for Dentistry (2015)

by Elsevier Ltd

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare but severe neurological disease. c. Gangrene stomatitis can occur with cofactors resulting in destruction of orofacial tissues. d.

Google previewMicrobiology: A Clinical Approach, Second Edition (2015)

by Anthony Strelkauskas, Angela Edwards, Beatrix Fahnert, Greg Pryor, Jennifer Strelkauskas

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic measles infection that occurs in children and produces progressive neurological disease. It is characterized by an insidious onset of personality change, progressive intellectual ...

Google previewPrescott's Principles of Microbiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis ...

Google previewFirst Aid for the Psychiatry Boards (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection of immune resistant measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus ...

Google previewCURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2014 (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection of immune resistant measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Microbiology: A Human Perspective by Nester, ISBN 9780073375311 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection of immune resistant measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus ...

Google previewThe Nature of Disease (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that.

Google previewIntroduction to Modern Virology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis that affects primarily children and young adults, caused by a persistent infection of immune resistant measles virus (which can be a result of a mutation of the virus ...

Google previewFenner and White's Medical Virology, 5 (2016)

by Christopher J. Burrell, Colin R. Howard, Frederick A. Murphy

Progressive rubella panencephalitis is an even rarer and inevitably fatal complication, ...

Google previewMicrobiology, Systems Approach (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare chronic, progressive encephalitis ...

Google previewEssential Forensic Neuropathology (2010)

by Juan C. Troncoso, Ana Rubio, David R. Fowler

Progressive rubella panencephalitis is a delayed complication of childhood rubella, similar to SSPE (see measles, above). Necrotizing encephalopathy is an aggressive disease of children, most commonly reported in Japan and Taiwan, with ...

Google previewEMQs for Medical Students (2008)

by Adam Feather

H - Measles virus Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare, severe, progressive neurological disease that occurs in children and young adults. It presents with personality change and intellectual impairment, followed by convulsions and ...

Google previewClinical Infectious Disease (2015)

by David Schlossberg

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a chronic disease that ...

Google previewCataract Surgery in Diseased Eyes (2014)

by Arup Chakrabarti

although rare, rubella panencephalitis is an ultimately fatal but very rare delayed manifestation of CRS.10,42 Sever et al.42 have shown that individuals born with congenital rubella infection only, and not CRS at birth or in early infant life, ...

Google previewNelson Essentials of Pediatrics E-Book (2014)

by Karen Marcdante, Robert M. Kliegman

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a late neurologic complication of slow measles infection that is characterized by progressive behavioral and intellectual deterioration and eventual death. It occurs in approximately 1 in every 1 million ...

Google previewStandard Electroencephalography in Clinical Psychiatry (2011)

A Practical Handbook by Nash N. Boutros, Silvana Galderisi, Oliver Pogarell, Silvana Riggio

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a complication of measles virus infection, usually in children and adolescents. It is characterised by slowing of the background and high voltage (300-1500 mV) sharp and slow waves or polyphasic ...

Google previewStep-Up to USMLE Step 1 (2013)

The 2013 Edition by Michael McInnis, Brian Jenkins, Samir Mehta, Chris Lewis, Sonia Mehta, Adam Mirarchi, Edmund Milder

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a demyelinating disease caused bythe measles virus. Infection is chronic but progressive and ultimatelyfatal. Dementia is a chronic loss of cognitive function without an altered level of consciousness.

Google previewHandbook of Pharmacy Healthcare (2002)

Diseases and Patient Advice by Robin J. Harman, Pamela Mason

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare but fatal disorder caused by persistence of the measles virus in the brain. Treatment There is no specific antiviral therapy for measles. Appropriate antibacterial drugs should be administered for ...

Google previewBest of Five Clinical Scenarios for the MRCP: Volume 1 (2004)

by Punit S. Ramrakha, Iqbal Malik

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a rare complication of measles (5 per million cases), which develops several years after the primary illness. The onset is insidious with psychological and cognitive changes, ataxia, clumsiness and ...

Google previewAtlas of Immunology, Second Edition (2003)

by Julius M. Cruse, MD, PhD, Robert E. Lewis

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis is a slow virus disease that occurs infrequently as a complication of measles and produces progressively destructive injury to the brain through slow replication of defective viruses.

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