MCID: PST109
MIFTS: 19

Postinfectious Encephalitis

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Aliases & Classifications for Postinfectious Encephalitis

MalaCards integrated aliases for Postinfectious Encephalitis:

Name: Postinfectious Encephalitis 11 14
Postinfective Encephalitis 11
Secondary Encephalitis 11

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Disease Ontology 11 DOID:10993

Summaries for Postinfectious Encephalitis

Disease Ontology: 11 An encephalitis that is characterized by the immune system mistakenly attacking healthy cells in the brain instead of attacking only the cells causing the infection, often occuring two to three weeks after the initial infection.

MalaCards based summary: Postinfectious Encephalitis, also known as postinfective encephalitis, is related to encephalitis and optic neuritis. An important gene associated with Postinfectious Encephalitis is LGI1 (Leucine Rich Glioma Inactivated 1). Affiliated tissues include brain, and related phenotype is nervous system.

Related Diseases for Postinfectious Encephalitis

Diseases related to Postinfectious Encephalitis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 encephalitis 30.3 PNMA2 MOG LGI1 CNTNAP2 AMPH
2 optic neuritis 30.0 MOG MBP
3 acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis 30.0 MOG MBP
4 acute disseminated encephalomyelitis 28.3 RANBP2 PNMA2 MOG MBP LGI1 DPP6
5 auditory agnosia 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
6 transient global amnesia 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
7 dissociative amnesia 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
8 gallbladder small cell carcinoma 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
9 drug psychosis 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
10 drug-induced mental disorder 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
11 autoimmune neuropathy 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
12 brachial plexus neuritis 10.2 MOG LGI1
13 partial motor epilepsy 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
14 echolalia 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
15 vascular myelopathy 10.2 MOG AMPH
16 recurrent hypersomnia 10.2 PNMA2 LGI1
17 kleine-levin hibernation syndrome 10.2 PNMA2 LGI1
18 epilepsy, familial temporal lobe, 1 10.2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
19 amnestic disorder 10.1 LGI1 CNTNAP2
20 fallopian tube serous adenocarcinoma 10.1 PNMA2 AMPH
21 acute retrobulbar neuritis 10.1 MOG MBP
22 balo concentric sclerosis 10.1 MOG MBP
23 autoimmune optic neuritis 10.1 MOG MBP
24 bilateral hypoactive labyrinth 10.1 SOX1 AMPH
25 sarcoid meningitis 10.1 MOG MBP
26 chorea gravidarum 10.1 LGI1 CNTNAP2 AMPH
27 polyradiculopathy 10.1 LGI1 CNTNAP2 AMPH
28 progressive relapsing multiple sclerosis 10.0 MOG MBP
29 lingual-facial-buccal dyskinesia 10.0 PNMA2 LGI1 CNTNAP2
30 facial nerve disease 10.0 MOG MBP
31 facial paralysis 10.0 MOG MBP
32 progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy 10.0 MOG MBP
33 west nile encephalitis 10.0 MOG MBP
34 movement disease 10.0 LGI1 CNTNAP2 AMPH
35 subacute sclerosing panencephalitis 10.0 MOG MBP
36 primary progressive multiple sclerosis 10.0 MOG MBP
37 lambert-eaton myasthenic syndrome 10.0 SOX1 AMPH
38 guillain-barre syndrome 10.0 MOG MBP
39 cranial nerve disease 9.9 MOG MBP LGI1
40 spinal cord disease 9.9 MOG MBP LGI1
41 myelitis 9.9 MOG MBP AMPH
42 meningoencephalitis 9.9 MOG MBP
43 von economo's disease 9.9 LGI1 DPP6 CNTNAP2
44 akinetic mutism 9.9 PNMA2 MBP LGI1
45 west nile virus 9.9
46 covid-19 9.9
47 mumps 9.9
48 diphtheria 9.9
49 neuritis 9.9
50 status epilepticus 9.9

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Postinfectious Encephalitis:



Diseases related to Postinfectious Encephalitis

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Postinfectious Encephalitis

MGI Mouse Phenotypes related to Postinfectious Encephalitis:

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# Description MGI Source Accession Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 nervous system MP:0003631 9.23 AMPH CNTNAP2 DPP6 LGI1 MBP MOG

Drugs & Therapeutics for Postinfectious Encephalitis

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Genetic Tests for Postinfectious Encephalitis

Anatomical Context for Postinfectious Encephalitis

Organs/tissues related to Postinfectious Encephalitis:

MalaCards : Brain

Publications for Postinfectious Encephalitis

Articles related to Postinfectious Encephalitis:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
Molecular Imaging Findings on Acute and Long-Term Effects of COVID-19 on the Brain: A Systematic Review. 62
35177424 2022
2
Delayed presentation of postinfectious encephalitis associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection: a case report. 62
34138387 2021
3
Two Paediatric Patients with Encephalopathy and Concurrent COVID-19 Infection: Two Sides of the Same Coin? 62
33833883 2021
4
What Is Your Diagnosis? Bacterial osteomyelitis with secondary encephalitis. 62
26684089 2016
5
[A case of rubella encephalitis presenting as clinically mild encephalitis/encephalopathy with a reversible splenial lesion]. 62
25142541 2014
6
Expanding the spectrum of MERS type 2 lesions, a particular form of encephalitis. 62
23337007 2013
7
Acute viral encephalitis. 62
23622326 2013
8
Encephalitis and postinfectious encephalitis. 62
23221841 2012
9
[Diagnostic and therapeutic scheme of autoimmune mediated encephalitis/encephalopathy]. 62
23196437 2012
10
[Antiviral drugs]. 62
21400846 2011
11
Epilepsy: an anticipatory presentation of pediatric Wegener's granulomatosis. 62
20682204 2010
12
Update on investigation and management of postinfectious encephalitis. 62
20442573 2010
13
Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis. 62
18765104 2008
14
Pre- and post-encephalitic neuropsychological profile of a 7-year-old girl. 62
17676533 2007
15
Monofocal acute inflammatory demyelination manifesting as open ring sign. Case report. 62
16861830 2006
16
[Newly discovered human herpesviruses: pathogenesis and treatments for central nervous system infection due to HHV-6]. 62
15651311 2004
17
Postinfectious encephalitis (21 cases appended). 62
12875731 2003
18
[Movement disorders in adult-onset measles encephalitis]. 62
12590379 2003
19
Cerebellar ataxia as the presenting manifestation of Lyme disease. 62
12075773 2002
20
Postinfectious encephalitis: a coregistered SPECT and magnetic resonance imaging study. 62
11786745 2002
21
The spectrum of postinfectious encephalomyelitis. 62
11226729 2001
22
[Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in childhood. Report of 10 cases]. 62
11346819 2001
23
[Benign encephalitis of the brain stem]. 62
11333391 2001
24
[Postinfectious encephalitis]. 62
10201127 1999
25
[Rubella virus]. 62
9103885 1997
26
Neurological aspects of rubella virus infection. 62
9450233 1997
27
Measles virus in the brain. 62
9323433 1997
28
Advantage of polymerase chain reaction in the diagnosis of herpes simplex encephalitis: presentation of 5 atypical cases. 62
9255880 1997
29
Serial magnetic resonance imaging in children with postinfectious encephalitis. 62
8980844 1996
30
Serial magnetic resonance imaging in post-infectious focal encephalitis due to influenza virus. 62
7561951 1995
31
[Encephalitis in adults]. 62
8029684 1994
32
Magnetic resonance imaging in a case of mumps postinfectious encephalitis with asymptomatic optic neuritis. 62
1959539 1991
33
Postinfectious encephalitis in two siblings. 62
1665769 1991
34
50 years ago from the Journal of the Connecticut State Medical Society. 1940. Further studies in the therapy of acute anterior poliomyelitis. 62
2178865 1990
35
Postinfectious encephalitis with multifocal white matter lesions. 62
2779748 1989
36
Interferon gamma in acute and subacute encephalitis. 62
2827836 1988
37
[Intracranial pressure in comatose meningitis and encephalitis in children]. 62
3186425 1988
38
Soluble IL-2 receptors in acute and subacute encephalitis. 62
3122647 1987
39
Hemichorea associated with varicella-zoster reinfection and endocarditis. A case report. 62
2992991 1985
40
Cellular immune responses during complicated and uncomplicated measles virus infections of man. 62
6230187 1984
41
Varicella in immunocompromised children. Incidence of abdominal pain and organ involvement. 62
6613954 1983
42
Postinfectious leukoencephalitis complicating Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. 62
6824440 1983
43
Postvaccinal encephalomyelitis without cutaneous vaccination reaction. 62
34358 1979
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[A supplement of the neuropathology of the acute encephalopathies in childhood, especially about the relation of acute toxic encephalopathy and Ekiri, Ekiri--like syndrome. IV. The neuropathology of the postvaccinal and postinfectious encephalitis in children under two years of age (author's transl)]. 62
10594 1976
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[Postinfectious encephalitis (encephalomyelitis) in the case histories of the clinic for nervous, mental and infectious diseases in Skoplje during the years 1961-1970]. 62
4663194 1972
46
[Comparative characteristics of electroencephalograms in primary and secondary encephalitis]. 62
4944286 1971
47
[Steroid hormonal therapy in infectious secondary encephalitis]. 62
4390737 1968
48
[Anti-inflammatory, anticonvulsant and antibiotic therapy of secondary encephalitis]. 62
4380879 1966
49
[Postinfectious secondary encephalitis and encephalopathy; clinical aspects and neuropathology with special reference to experimental animal research]. 62
13331004 1956
50
PUBLIC health. Statistics for 1950; Scotland. Infectious diseases in England and Wales. Postinfectious encephalitis. Campaign against diphtheria. 62
14825838 1951

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Expression for Postinfectious Encephalitis

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