"Encephalitis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Inflammation of the BRAIN due to infection, autoimmune processes, toxins, and other conditions. Viral infections (see ENCEPHALITIS, VIRAL) are a relatively frequent cause of this condition.
- Brain Inflammation
- Inflammation, Brain
- Brain Inflammations
- Rasmussen Syndrome
- Encephalitis, Rasmussen
- Rasmussen Encephalitis
- Rasmussen's Syndrome
- Infectious Encephalitis
- Encephalitides, Infectious
- Infectious Encephalitides
- Encephalitis, Infectious
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Encephalitis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Encephalitis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Encephalitis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Encephalitis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.