herpes simplex encephalitis

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herpes simplex encephalitis

[¦hər‚pēz ′sim‚pleks in‚sef·ə′līd·əs]
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Some people, primarily certain victims of Alzheimer's disease, amnesia, strokes or herpes encephalitis, also suffer from prosopagnosia, a brain disorder that renders its victims incapable of visually recognizing the faces of people they know--including their family and friends.
Three samples were positive for herpes simplex virus, all from patients with herpes encephalitis -- an inflammation of the brain caused by the herpes virus.
The regions of Northern and Yorkshire had the highest proportion of herpes encephalitis (28.
There was a report released from Los Angeles that in a lot of gays, one of the initial presentations was herpes encephalitis.
HSV may lead to central nervous system (CNS) infections among infants and herpes encephalitis among children and adults, resulting in significant mortality and permanent neurological damage.