Medical Dictionary

western equine encephalitis

noun
variants: also western equine encephalomyelitis

medical Definition of western equine encephalitis

:equine encephalitis b
  • While there is no specific treatment for western equine encephalitis, prevention centers on controlling mosquitoes and avoiding mosquito bites.
  • —Frank X. Mullen Jr.The Reno (Nevada) Gazette-Journal14 Aug. 2010
abbreviation WEE

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