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69 Possible Causes for Eosinophilic Meningoencephalitis

  • Angiostrongyliasis

    CONCLUSIONS: Angiostrongyliasis is one of the common causes leading to eosinophilic meningoencephalitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] @article{Li2008ASE, title {A severe eosinophilic meningoencephalitis caused by infection of Angiostrongylus cantonensis.}, author {Hua Li and Feng Xu and Jin-bao Gu and Xiao-guang[pdfs.semanticscholar.org] Abstract Summary Autopsy of a 28-year-old Thai woman who died with eosinophilic meningoencephalitis revealed five worms in four of 10 blocks of brain tissue taken for routine[ajtmh.org]

  • Gnathostomiasis

    Cases Journal. 2009; 2(12): art -9370 [Pubmed] 6 Update on eosinophilic meningoencephalitis and its clinical relevance Graeff-Teixeira, C., Da Silva, A.C.A., Yoshimura, K.[doi.org] Less commonly, larval migration to the central nervous system may result in radiculomyelopathy or eosinophilic meningoencephalitis with high fatality rates; or larval migration[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Baylisascariasis

    @inproceedings{Diaz2010RecentlyRH, title {Recently Reemerging Helminthic Infections Causing Eosinophilic Meningoencephalitis : Neuroangiostrongyliasis , Baylisascariasis ,[semanticscholar.org] Keywords meningitis, meningoencephalitis, eosinophilic; encephalitis, eosinophilic; larva migrans, visceral, cerebral; angiostrongyliasis, neuroangiostrongyliasis; baylisascariasis[omicsonline.org] Typically, B. procyonis neural larva migrans presents as acute fulminant eosinophilic meningoencephalitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Eosinophilic Meningoencephalitis

    Abstract The authors reported an adult patient with communicating hydrocephalus in eosinophilic meningoencephalitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Angiostrongylus cantonensis is one of the causative agents of fatal eosinophilic meningoencephalitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Prototheca wickerhamii is an established pathogen of eosinophilic meningoencephalitis in dogs, but no eosinophilic pleocytosis of the cerebrospinal fluid has been reported[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Meningoencephalitis

    After severe neurocognitive decline developed in an otherwise healthy 63-year-old man, brain magnetic resonance imaging showed eosinophilic meningoencephalitis and enhancing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Recent Examples on the Web The infection caused eosinophilic meningoencephalitis, a rare kind of meningitis. — Eleanor Hildebrandt, Popular Mechanics, "How Parasites Can Lie[merriam-webster.com]

  • Meningitis

    Abstract Eosinophilic meningoencephalitis is caused by a variety of helminthic infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Helminthic infections are the most common cause of eosinophilic meningoencephalitis.[dx.doi.org] DOI: 10.1128/CMR.00044-08 SUMMARY Summary: Eosinophilic meningoencephalitis is caused by a variety of helminthic infections.[dx.doi.org]

  • Pulmonary Nematodiasis

    Larvae migrate to the CNS and may cause eosinophilic meningoencephalitis .[ufrgs.br] One case of mycotic meningoencephalitis and three cases of eosinophilic meningoencephalitis were found.[addl.purdue.edu] Eosinophilic meningoencephalitis associated with rat lungworm ( Angiostrongylus cantonensis ) migration in two nine-banded armadillos ( Dasypus novemcinctus ) and an opossum[imic.or.jp]

  • Toxoplasmosis

    meningoencephalitis ( B83.2 ) herpesviral [herpes simplex] encephalitis, myelitis and encephalomyelitis ( B00.4 ) listerial encephalitis, myelitis and encephalomyelitis ([icd10data.com] […] measles ( B05.0 ) encephalitis, myelitis and encephalomyelitis (in) systemic lupus erythematosus ( M32.19 ) enteroviral encephalitis, myelitis and encephalomyelitis ( A85.0 ) eosinophilic[icd10data.com]

  • Cerebral Embolism

    Trousseau syndrome, coagulation abnormalities including heparin-induced thrombocytopenia, eosinophilic meningoencephalitis, and fat embolism demonstrate images similar to[scielo.br]

  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    The authors reported an adult patient with communicating hydrocephalus in eosinophilic meningoencephalitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He presented with localized peritonitis and then developed eosinophilic meningoencephalitis. Angiostrongylus cantonensis was the causative agent.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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