Symptoms of Japanese encephalitis


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General information about symptoms of Japanese encephalitis: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Japanese encephalitis. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Japanese encephalitis. Furthermore, symptoms of Japanese encephalitis may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Japanese encephalitis.

List of symptoms of Japanese encephalitis: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Japanese encephalitis includes:

Symptoms of Japanese encephalitis: Mild infections occur without apparent symptoms other than fever with headache. More severe infection is marked by quick onset, headache, high fever, neck stiffness, stupor, disorientation, coma, tremors, occasional convulsions (especially in infants) and spastic (but rarely flaccid) paralysis. 1

Acute encephalitis; can progress to paralysis, seizures, coma and death 2

More symptoms of Japanese encephalitis: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Japanese encephalitis, underlying causes of Japanese encephalitis, associated conditions for Japanese encephalitis, risk factors for Japanese encephalitis, or other related conditions.

Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:



Footnotes:
1. excerpt from Questions and Answers About Japanese Encephalitis: DVBID
2. excerpt from Japanese Encephalitis Fact Sheet: DVBID

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