Static encephalopathy


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Static encephalopathy

A disease of the brain that does not get better or worse.
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The couple's daughter, named only as Ashley, suffers from rare brain condition static encephalopathy.
Many clues--a "fixed" baseline heart rate or persistent nonreactivity, old meconium or meconium sequelae, and oligohydramnios all point to static encephalopathy, Dr.
Although she was discharged with normal neurology after 5 days, she returned to the hospital 3 months later with fever and frequent tonic posturing and was discharged with severe static encephalopathy.