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Noun1.SSPE - 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
panencephalitis - diffuse inflammation of the entire brain
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The standardised squared prediction errors (SSPEs) were analysed to determine if the mean and median values were close to the expected values of 1.0 and 0.455 respectively (Lark 2000; Orton et al.
The CBC also has the authority to initiate the liquidation of a SSPE and, under certain circumstances, appoint the liquidator while its consent is required in voluntary liquidations of SSPEs.
He was investigated with the prediagnosis of epilepsy, subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE) and autoimmune encephalitis.
The condition, subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE), was once considered extremely rare, posing a risk to just one in 100,000 children with a history of measles.
To the Editor: We report on another child with subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE), expanding the case series reported by Kija et al.
In 2015, the Oregon Health Authority was notified of the death of a boy with subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE), a rare and fatal complication of measles.
O delineamento experimental utilizado foi de bloco ao acaso, em esquema fatorial 2x6, ou seja, dois sistemas de producao (SSPe pleno sol, PS) e seis cortes (15, 30, 45, 60, 75 e 90 dias apos a emergencia do azevem),com tres repeticoes.O angico-vermelho (Parapiptadenia rigida)foi implantado em setembro de 2007, sendo distribuido em renques separados por 6 m e 1,5 m entre plantas, orientadas no sentido Leste-Oeste, totalizando uma densidade de 1.111 arvores por hectare.
Emerging Infections Program Encephalitis Project clinical profiles, 1997-2010 * Clinical profile Patient description Comments Focal Temporal lobe Temporal lobe HSV accounted enhancement on for approximately imaging or activity one third of cases on EEG Extrapyramidal Movement disorder Measles (SSPE), autoimmune encephalitides Cerebellar Ataxia or gait Acute EBV disorder, or focal infection seen in cerebellar lesion a minority of on imaging cases Generalized Cerebral edema Neuroimaging Deaths exceed 70% showing diffuse brain edema Intractable Seizures requiring Majority of seizures anesthetic coma case-patients: for management pediatric patients with prolonged hospitalization Seizure with Onset with seizure CSF typically rapid and return to bland; Bartonella recovery baseline mental spp.