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Related to Dawson's encephalitis: Measles encephalitis
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|Noun||1.||Dawson's encephalitis - a rare chronic progressive encephalitis caused by the measles virus and occurring primarily in children and young adults; death usually occurs within three years; characterized by primary measles infection before the age of two years|
Bosin's disease, inclusion body encephalitis, sclerosing leukoencephalitis, SSPE, subacute inclusion body encephalitis, subacute sclerosing leukoencephalitis, subacute sclerosing panencephalitis, Van Bogaert encephalitis
panencephalitis - diffuse inflammation of the entire brain
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