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"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.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Encephalitis" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Encephalitis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 217 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 16 publications in 2017
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