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Is encephalitis treatable?

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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
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In brief: Sometimes

There are limited direct antiviral treatment opportunities for encephalitis, specifically those caused by herpes simplex virus.
For others, symptomatic supportive treatment such as controlling intracranial pressure tend to be the first line of treatment.

In brief: Sometimes

There are limited direct antiviral treatment opportunities for encephalitis, specifically those caused by herpes simplex virus.
For others, symptomatic supportive treatment such as controlling intracranial pressure tend to be the first line of treatment.
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