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Posted by: Anonymous | 2009-05-25

ENCEPHALITIS?

Husband had severe ear infection, now dr suspects " light"  case of encephalitis.

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Dear Anonymous
Encephalitis is an infection of the brain tissue and is usually caused by viruses. It normally causes mild illness but can be dangerous especially in people with impaired immunity. Because antibiotics do not work for viruses, treatment is usually symptomatic.
Dr Bets

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