OTHER WORDS FROM encephalitisen·ceph·a·lit·ic [en-sef-uh-lit-ik], /ɛnˌsɛf əˈlɪt ɪk/, adjectivepost·en·ceph·a·lit·ic, adjectivepseu·do·en·ceph·a·lit·ic, adjective
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How to use encephalitis in a sentence
There were also several encephalitis strains, but those are not exactly pleasant phrases.Solution to Evan Birnholz’s Sept. 26 Post Magazine crossword, “One-Two Combo”|Evan Birnholz|September 26, 2021|Washington Post
It can cause pneumonia and encephalitis, as well as the telltale rash and “measly” feeling of those who are ill.A Maddening Case of the Measles in Orthodox Jewish Brooklyn|Kent Sepkowitz|June 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Purulent lepto-meningitis is usually accompanied by encephalitis.
In other cases are found the more or less extensive changes produced by meningitis or meningo-encephalitis.Mentally Defective Children|Alfred Binet
In encephalitis and myelitis there is an interruption of motor nerve-currents.
British Dictionary definitions for encephalitis
Derived forms of encephalitisencephalitic (ˌɛnsɛfəˈlɪtɪk), adjective
Medical definitions for encephalitis
Other words from encephalitisen•ceph′a•lit′ic (-lĭt′ĭk) adj.
Scientific definitions for encephalitis
Cultural definitions for encephalitis
An inflammation of the brain. Encephalitis may be caused by a virus or lead poisoning, or it may be a complication of another disease, such as influenza or measles. Encephalitis can cause permanent brain damage or death. It is also possible, however, to recover from it completely.