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Equine Encephalomyelitis (Equine Encephalitis) Summary

Description: A group of ALPHAVIRUS INFECTIONS which affect horses and man, transmitted via the bites of mosquitoes. Disorders in this category are endemic to regions of South America and North America. In humans, clinical manifestations vary with the type of infection, and range from a mild influenza-like syndrome to a fulminant encephalitis. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1996, Ch26, pp8-10)

Also Known As: Equine Encephalitis; Encephalitis, Equine; Encephalomyelitis, Equine; Equine Encephalomyelitis Viral Infections; Infections, Equine Encephalomyelitis Virus Show All >>

Networked: 47 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 4 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Equine Encephalomyelitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Vaccines : 1 study in 9 results : IBA
  2. Antigens : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  3. Complement System Proteins (Complement) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  4. Nitrogen Dioxide : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  5. Immune Sera (Antisera) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. Quaternary Ammonium Compounds (Ammonium) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  7. Antibodies : 5 results : IBA
  8. Quinacrine (Mepacrine) : 3 results : IBA
  9. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 3 results : IBA
  10. Neutralizing Antibodies : 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Equine Encephalomyelitis

  1. Infection
  2. Poliomyelitis (Polio)
  3. Fever (Fevers)
  4. Yellow Fever
  5. Epidemic Louse-Borne Typhus (Typhus)
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Key Therapies for Equine Encephalomyelitis

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  1. Intraocular Injections : 1 result
  2. Gas Lasers : 1 result
  3. Intraperitoneal Injections : 1 result
  4. Anesthesia : 1 result

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