Definición de encephalitis lethargica en inglés:

encephalitis lethargica

Saltos de línea: en|ceph¦al|itis leth|ar¦gica
Pronunciación: /ɛnˌsɛfəˈlʌɪtɪs lɪˈθɑːdʒɪkə
 
, ɛnˌkɛfəˈlʌɪtɪs lɪˈθɑːdʒɪkə/

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[mass noun]
  • A form of encephalitis caused by a virus and characterized by headache and drowsiness leading to coma. Also called sleepy sickness.
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    • It tracks the research of two medical teams into the cause of encephalitis lethargica, a strange neurological condition causing coma and catatonia, of which there was a pandemic between 1917 and 1928.
    • We all know that memory may be obliterated by an injury to the brain, that a virtuous person may be rendered vicious by encephalitis lethargica, and that a clever child can be turned into an idiot by lack of iodine.
    • As a young man Milne had suffered from encephalitis lethargica.

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