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Disease Central Nervous System Protozoal Infections

Name Central Nervous System Protozoal Infections
Synonyms Amebic Meningoencephalitides | Amebic Meningoencephalitis | Cerebral Protozoal Infection | Cerebral Protozoal Infections | Infection, Central Nervous System, Protozoal | Infection, Cerebral Protozoal | Infections, Cerebral Protozoal | Infections, Protozoal, Central Nervous System | Meningoencephalitides, Amebic | Meningoencephalitides, Protozoal | Meningoencephalitis, Amebic | Meningoencephalitis, Protozoal | Protozoal Infection, Cerebral | Protozoal Infections, Central Nervous System | Protozoal Infections, Cerebral | Protozoal Meningoencephalitides | Protozoal Meningoencephalitis
Definition Infections of the brain, spinal cord, or meninges by single celled organisms of the former subkingdom known as protozoa. The central nervous system may be the primary or secondary site of protozoal infection. These diseases may occur as OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS or arise in immunocompetent hosts.
Categories Nervous system disease | Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D020808

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1. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Parasitic Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Protozoal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Protozoal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Parasitic Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Protozoal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Central Nervous System Protozoal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Malaria, Cerebral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Primary amebic meningoencephalitis
  Toxoplasmosis, Cerebral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Toxoplasmosis, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes