What is the main causative agent in Acute Encephalitis Syndrome? • The
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• The main causative agents of acute encephalitis are the viruses like herpes viruses, enteroviruses, West Nile, Japanese encephalitis, Eastern equine viruses, tick-borne viruses etc.
• Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) is also known as Chamki fever (Chamki Bukhar).
• Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) mostly affects children and young adults central nervous system.