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What is tick-borne encephilitis?

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Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Pediatrics
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In brief: See below

It is when the tick-borne illness has progressed to affect the brain itself and the brain is irritated and inflamed.
This is very dangerous and can be fatal.

In brief: See below

It is when the tick-borne illness has progressed to affect the brain itself and the brain is irritated and inflamed.
This is very dangerous and can be fatal.
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Encephalitis

Encephalitis is an inflammatory condition affecting the brain.
Tick-borne (californian) encephalitis is caused by a virus. There are numerous arthropod-borne viruses which can cause encephalitis, and this is just one of them.

In brief: Encephalitis

Encephalitis is an inflammatory condition affecting the brain.
Tick-borne (californian) encephalitis is caused by a virus. There are numerous arthropod-borne viruses which can cause encephalitis, and this is just one of them.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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