cephalitis
Phrenitis Phre*ni"tis, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ?, ?.] 1. (Med.) Inflammation of the brain, or of the meninges of the brain, attended with acute fever and delirium; -- called also {cephalitis}. [1913 Webster]

2. See {Frenzy}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Cephalitis — Ceph a*li tis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. kefalh head + itis.] (Med.) Same as {Phrenitis}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cephalītis — (gr.), 1) Entzündung am Kopfe; bes. 2) Gehirnentzündung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • cephalitis — /sef euh luy tis/, n. Pathol. encephalitis. [1805 15; CEPHAL + ITIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • cephalitis — Obsolete term for encephalitis …   Medical dictionary

  • cephalitis — n. brain inflammation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cephalitis — noun inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever ( phrenitis is no longer in scientific use) • Syn: ↑encephalitis, ↑phrenitis • Hypernyms: ↑inflammation,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phrenitis — Phre*ni tis, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, fr. ?, ?.] 1. (Med.) Inflammation of the brain, or of the meninges of the brain, attended with acute fever and delirium; called also {cephalitis}. [1913 Webster] 2. See {Frenzy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Meningitis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 G00 Bakterielle Meningitis G01 Meningitis bei anderenorts klassifizierten bakteriellen Krankheiten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • encephalitis — noun Inflammation of the brain. Syn: cephalitis, phrenitis …   Wiktionary

  • CMV-VE — cytomegalovirus ventriculoen cephalitis …   Medical dictionary

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