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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References in periodicals archive ?
Aydin, "Acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis manifesting as intracerebral hemorrhage associated with herpes simplex virus type I," Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, vol.
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.Neurology 2003; 60: 721-2.
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).
Lyon, "Ependymitis, leukoencephalitis, hydrocephalus, and thrombotic vasculitis following chronic infection by mouse hepatitis virus 3 (MHV 3)," Acta Neuropathologica, vol.