SSPE
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis, a chronic brain disease of children and adolescents that occurs months to often years after an attack of measles, causing convulsions, motor abnormalities, mental retardation and, usually, death.
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Abbreviation for subacute sclerosing panencephalitis.
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salt sodium phosphate ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid [EDTA]; subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

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SSPE abbr subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

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subacute sclerosing panencephalitis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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