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, also known as California encephalitis, is an acute mosquito-borne viral infection causing encephalitis or encephalomeningitis. The first viruses of the California serogroup were isolated in a person in Kern County, in the Central Valley of California in 1943 (caused by a virus called California virus).
(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.