5-10 Cases Of Encephalitis Among Children Registered In The USA Annually – Part 3 of 3
Symptoms embody a sudden-onset headache, high fever, chills and vomiting, according to the CDC. As the disease progresses, there may also be seizures and coma. There is no specific treatment for Eastern equine encephalitis. Doctors wine and dine symptoms as they occur.
Of the 15 children included in the study, four died, five had serious neurological problems, two had mild to moderate neurological problems and four recovered fully. Dr Kenneth Bromberg, chairman of pediatrics and conductor of the Vaccine Research Center at the Brooklyn Hospital Center in New York City, pointed out that “this is a peerless condition that, as you learn in a medical school textbook, has a poor outcome.
And, that’s confirmed by the numbers in this review. Only 25 percent of those with Eastern equine encephalitis came out normal”. Both Ahmed and Bromberg said the only advance to prevent the infection is to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes. That means avoiding being outside at dawn and dusk when mosquitoes are most active women solo hairy. It also means that you should make sure there are no mosquito civility grounds nearby, so empty any container that holds standing water.