Central nervous system viral disease
|Central nervous system viral disease|
|Classification and external resources|
An example is poliomyelitis.
Other examples include members of the polyomavirus family.
Types of viral CNS infections
- Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis
- Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
- West Nile Virus can produce aseptic meningitis, encephalitis, and acute flaccid paralysis
- Herpes simplex encephalitis
- Enteroviral disease
- Most forms of aseptic meningitis are viral in origin, though neoplastic and lyme meningitis are also aseptic.
- Eastern equine encephalitis
- Western equine encephalitis
- St. Louis encephalitis
- La crosse encephalitis
- Progressive rubella panencephalitis, a late complication of rubella infection; most cases occur in those with congenital rubella syndrome
- Varicella-zoster encephalitis
- Acute Measles encephalitis
- Mumps meningoencephalitis