What are complications of encephalitis?

Updated: Aug 07, 2018
  • Author: David S Howes, MD; Chief Editor: Barry E Brenner, MD, PhD, FACEP  more...
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Answer

Encephalitis may be associated with a number of complications, including the following:

  • Seizures

  • Syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (SIADH)

  • Increased intracranial pressure (ICP)

  • Coma

See Clinical Presentation for more detail.


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