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Viral encephalitis

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Viral encephalitis

Viral encephalitis
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 A83-A86
ICD-9-CM 062-064
MeSH D018792

Viral encephalitis is a type of encephalitis caused by a virus.[1]

It is unclear if anti seizure medications if used in all people with viral encephalitis would improve seizure related outcomes.[2]


  • Types 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Types of encephalitis include:

See also


  1. ^ "Viral Encephalitis: Overview - eMedicine Neurology". Retrieved 2009-03-07. 
  2. ^ Pandey, S; Rathore, C; Michael, BD (Oct 9, 2014). "Antiepileptic drugs for the primary and secondary prevention of seizures in viral encephalitis.". The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 10: CD010247.  

External links

  • The Encephalitis Society
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