Encephalopathy Center

Encephalopathy means brain disease, damage, or malfunction. Causes of encephalopathy are varied and numerous. The main symptom of encephalopathy is an altered mental state. Other symptoms include:

  • lethargy,
  • dementia,
  • seizures,
  • tremors, and
  • coma.

Treatment of encephalopathy depends on the type of encephalopathy (anoxia, diabetic, Hashimoto's, hepatic, hyper - hypotensive, infectious, metabolic, infections, uremic, or Wernicke's) are examples of types of encephalopathy.

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/13/2018

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