postencephalitis

postencephalitis

(pōst″ĕn-sĕf-ă-lī′tĭs) [″ + Gr. enkephalos, brain, + itis, inflammation]
Occurring after encephalitis; an abnormal state remaining after the acute stage of encephalitis has passed.
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After the encephalitis lethargica pandemic from 1917 to 1926, depression, mania, and obsessive-compulsive disorder were observed in postencephalitis patients (11).