leukoencephalitis


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Related to leukoencephalitis: Acute Hemorrhagic Leukoencephalitis
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Noun1.leukoencephalitis - inflammation of the white matter of the brain
cephalitis, encephalitis, phrenitis - inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
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leu·ko·en·ceph·a·li·tis

n. leucoencefalitis, infl. de la sustancia blanca.
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Acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis (AHLE) is a rare fatal disease presenting with an acute onset of neurological abnormalities.
Acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis vs ADEM: FLAIR MRI and neuropathology findings.
Kyle Gavin passed away in 2008 from acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis (or Weston Hurst disease), a rare condition that affects the central nervous system.
A 40-year-old patient had prolonged hypoxemia secondary to the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) associated with acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis, which was responsible for severe disability (10).