Medical Definition of Eosinophilic meningoencephalitis

1. A disease caused by infection with the rat lungworm, Angiostrongylus cantonensis, whose larvae, ingested with infected slugs or land snails (or some unidentified transport host), migrate from intestine to the meninges of the brain where the disease is produced; it is usually mild, of short duration, and characterised by fever, eosinophilia, and white blood cells (rarely nematode larvae) in the spinal fluid. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eosinophilic Meningoencephalitis

eosinophilias
eosinophilic
eosinophilic cellulitis
eosinophilic cystitis
eosinophilic endomyocardial disease
eosinophilic fasciitis
eosinophilic gastritis
eosinophilic gastroenteritis
eosinophilic granuloma
eosinophilic leukaemia
eosinophilic leukocyte
eosinophilic leukocytosis
eosinophilic leukopenia
eosinophilic lung disease
eosinophilic meningitis
eosinophilic meningoencephalitis (current term)
eosinophilic pneumonia
eosinophilic pneumonopathy
eosinophilic pustular folliculitis
eosinophillic folliculitis
eosinophilopoetin
eosinophils
eosinophiluria
eosinotactic
eosinotaxis
eosins
eosophobia
eosphorite
eotaxin
eotaxins

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