Problem

Meningoencephalitis

Nature:

Meningoencephalitis (; from Greek μῆνιγξ meninx, "membrane", ἐγκέφαλος, enképhalos "brain", and the medical suffix -itis, "inflammation"), also known as herpes meningoencephalitis, is a medical condition that simultaneously resembles both meningitis, which is an infection or inflammation of the meninges, and encephalitis, which is an infection or inflammation of the brain.

Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Subject(s):
Malformations
Date of last update
23.04.1999 – 00:00 CEST