Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Equine Encephalitis Evaluation

The evaluation of equine encephalitis begins with a medical history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with equine encephalitis may include:

Testing is necessary to evaluate equine encephalitis.

Tests that may be used to evaluate equine encephalitis include:

Less commonly used tests that evaluate equine encephalitis include:

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Equine Encephalitis References
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