Viral Encephalitis Reviews
Description:Neurological Disorders. An acute inflammation of the brain.
Newest Review: ... severe) of brain damage that can impair the intellect, possibly resulting in unpredictable, maybe aggressive behaviour in some sufferers. A handful of encephalitis survivors can develop epilepsy, even years after recovery from the illness. MY OWN EXPERIENCE (NB: This is a complete re-write - abridged - of a piece I have previously published on Helium) Though I was only aged 4 when I became ... more
Customer Viral Encephalitis Reviews (1)
by - written on 29/08/08 (Very useful, 341 readings)
VIRAL ENCEPHALITIS - A PERSONAL EXPERIENCE GENERAL Simply, encephalitis is described as an inflammation of the brain. The illness does have a lot of similarities to meningitis; they are different conditions, although in the early stages of encephalitis, the onset can easily be confused with meningitis. Although meningitis is rarely, if ever, at first mis-diagnosed as encephalitis, the reverse is common - until further tests are carried out which determine and pinpoint the true nature of the illness. The symptoms of encephalitis can also closely mimic metabolic disorders, a stroke, brain tumour and reactions to some illegal or prescription drugs. ... Read the complete review