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Meningoencephalitis

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings
Scope Note: Notes = An inflammatory process involving the brain ( ENCEPHALITIS) and meninges ( MENINGITIS), most often produced by pathogenic organisms which invade the central nervous system, and occasionally by toxins, autoimmune disorders, and other conditions.,Created For = LHSA-Dott

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PR1.691, 1933

 Item
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.692
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, charts and correspondence relating to male from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 57 at first examination in 1933. Conditions mentioned include: papilloedema; diabetes insipidus; syphilis; intracranial pressure; basal syphilitic meningo-encephalitis; and papillary carcinoma. Surgical and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
Dates: 1933