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How common is encephalitis in the us?

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Dr. Scott Mitchell
22 years experience in Bariatrics
Encephalitis: There are numerous types of encephalitis. Please tell me which type of encephalitis that is concerning you and i can provide you with a more detailed answer, thank you!
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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