meningoencephalitis

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meningoencephalitis

[mə¦niŋ·gō·in‚sef·ə′līd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the brain and its meninges.
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La Crosse encephalitis (LAC encephalitis) is an acute mosquito-borne viral infection causing encephalitis or encephalomeningitis.
33) Complications of chickenpox include secondary bacterial skin infection (both impetigo and invasive group A streptococcal disease) (CENTERFOLD, FIGURE 11), pneumonia, Reye's syndrome (now rare), encephalomeningitis, glomerulonephritis, thrombocytopenia, purpura fulminans, cerebellar ataxia, arthritis, and hepatitis.
Complications include secondary bacterial skin infection (both impetigo and invasive group A streptococcal disease), pneumonia, Reye syndrome (now rare), encephalomeningitis, glomerulonephritis, thrombocytopenia, purpura fulminans, cerebellar ataxia, arthritis, and hepatitis.