st. louis encephalitis

  • 1St. Louis Encephalitis — Taxobox | color=violet name = St. Louis Encephalitis Virus image caption = virus group = iv familia = Flaviviridae genus = Flavivirus species = St. Louis Encephalitis Virus St. Louis Encephalitis is a disease caused by the mosquito borne St.… …

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  • 2St. Louis encephalitis — A disease caused by a virus (first observed in Illinois in 1932) transmitted from birds to the common Culex mosquito to people. St. Louis encephalitis occurs typically in the summer and early fall. In the U.S., the virus is rarely found outside… …

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  • 3saint louis encephalitis — noun Usage: usually capitalized S&L Etymology: so called from its having first occurred in epidemic form in St. Louis in 1933 : a No. American viral encephalitis * * * Saint Louis encephalitis, = St. Louis encephalitis. (Cf. ↑St) …

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  • 4Saint Louis encephalitis — Saint Lou·is encephalitis .lü əs n a No. American encephalitis that is caused by a single stranded RNA virus of the genus Flavivirus (species St. Louis encephalitis virus) transmitted by several mosquitoes of the genus Culex …

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  • 5Saint Louis encephalitis — noun Etymology: Saint Louis, Missouri Date: 1934 a North American encephalitis that is caused by a flavivirus (species Saint Louis encephalitis virus of the genus Flavivirus) transmitted by several culex mosquitoes …

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  • 6St Louis encephalitis — noun a form of viral encephalitis which can be fatal and is transmitted by mosquitoes. Origin from the name of St Louis in Missouri, US …

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  • 7St. Louis encephalitis — …

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  • 8St. Louis encephalitis virus — a virus of the genus Flavivirus, antigenically related to Japanese encephalitis virus, that causes St. Louis encephalitis; transmitted by mosquitoes …

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  • 9Encephalitis — is an acute inflammation of the brain, commonly caused by a viral infection. It can be caused by a bacterial infection such as bacterial meningitis spreading directly to the brain (primary encephalitis), or may be a complication of a current… …

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  • 10Encephalitis, arboviral — Encephalitis (which is inflammation of the brain) that is due to infection by an arbovirus (an arthropod borne virus). The arboviruses are maintained through transmission between susceptible vertebrate animals by arthropods (such as mosquitoes… …

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  • 11Encephalitis, St. Louis — A disease caused by a virus (first observed in Illinois in 1932) transmitted from birds to the common Culex mosquito to people. St. Louis encephalitis occurs typically in the summer and early fall. In the U.S., the virus is rarely found outside… …

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  • 12Encephalitis, West Nile — A febrile disease caused by the West Nile virus that is transmitted from birds to the common Culex mosquito and then to people. The virus is named after the area it was first found in Uganda. West Nile fever occurs in parts of Africa and Asia and …

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  • 13Louis Kuhler — Louis Edwin Kuhler, Jr. (July 11, 1902 March 21, 1925) was a promising young American tennis player who was ranked as high as No. 26 in the United States before he died at age 22.Kuhler, born in Cincinnati, Ohio, was the son of Louis Sr. and Mary …

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  • 14Encephalitis — Inflammation of the brain. Encephalitis occurs, for example, in 1 in 1,000 cases of measles. It may start (up to 3 weeks) after onset of the measles rash and present with high fever, convulsions, and coma. It usually runs a blessedly short course …

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  • 15encephalitis C — St. Louis e …

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  • 16Japanese Encephalitis — Infobox Disease Name = Japanese Encephalitis Caption = DiseasesDB = 7036 ICD10 = ICD10|A|83|0|a|80 ICD9 = ICD9|062.0 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 3158 MeshID = D004672Taxobox virus group = iv familia =… …

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  • 17Tick-borne encephalitis — Tick borne meningoencephalitis Classification and external resources ICD 10 A84 ICD 9 063 …

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  • 18Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus — Virus classification Group: Group IV ((+)ssRNA) Family …

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  • 19Murray Valley encephalitis virus — Virus classification Group: Group IV ((+)ssRNA) Family: Flaviviridae Genus …

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  • 20Arboviral encephalitis — 1. Antibiotics are not effective for treatment and no effective antiviral drugs have yet been discovered for the arboviruses. Treatment is supportive, attempting to deal with problems such as swelling of the brain, loss of the automatic breathing …

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