Encephalitis Topic Guide

Encephalitis Encephalitis: Encephalitis is an acute infection and inflammation of the brain itself. This is in contrast to meningitis, which is an inflammation of the layers covering the brain. Encephalitis symptoms and signs include headache, fever, fatigue, seizures, and photophobia. Treatment depends upon the cause of the encephalitis.

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Encephalitis Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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haemophilus b conjugate (PRP-T) vaccine Haemophilus B Conjugate (PRP-T) Vaccine

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pneumococcal polysaccharides vaccine (PPV), 23-valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharides Vaccine (PPV), 23-valent

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pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV-pediatric only), 7-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV-pediatric Only), 7-valent

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