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What are the tests for japanese encephalitis?

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Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine

In brief: Tests

http://www.cdc.gov/japaneseencephalitis/

In brief: Tests

http://www.cdc.gov/japaneseencephalitis/
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Dr. Jason Adler
Pediatrics - Critical Care

In brief: Encephalitis tests

Diagnosis of encephalitis is a clinical one determined by history, physical exam and certain routine tests.
Confirmation of japanese encephalitis is usually based upon increased IgM antibody titers in blood or cerebral spinal fluid. Some centers may have PCR testing ability to confirm diagnosis.

In brief: Encephalitis tests

Diagnosis of encephalitis is a clinical one determined by history, physical exam and certain routine tests.
Confirmation of japanese encephalitis is usually based upon increased IgM antibody titers in blood or cerebral spinal fluid. Some centers may have PCR testing ability to confirm diagnosis.
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