How to Diagnose Encephalitis in an Emu?

Answer Mosquitoes transmit several diseases that can be fatal to emus. Several of these diseases can cause inflammation of the brain (encephalitis) and other complications. Three of the most common diseas... Read More »

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Can you die from Encephalitis?

Is encephalitis genetic?

No. Encephalitis is an acute inflammation of the brain that is usually caused by a viral or bacterial infection. It can be aftereffect of another disease such as herpes or a complication of syphil... Read More »

How is encephalitis lethargica transmitted?

The illness, which can be fatal, is transmitted from one infected person to another by the tsetse fly. While it can occur globally, encephalitis lethargica is especially prevalent in Africa.

How to Recognize Japanese Encephalitis Symptoms?

Japanese encephalitis is transmitted by rice field breeding mosquitoes infected with the virus.Transmission of this disease is by the bite of mosquitoes infected with the virus. Mosquitoes become i... Read More »