International Medical Journal, Vol. 12., Iss. 2, 2006, P. 94−98.
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Contemporary data about tick−borne encephalitis, its etiology, epidemiology, clinical varieties of the course are presented. The peculiarities of the disease pathogenesis are shown. The principles of treatment and prevention of the infection are discussed.
Key words: tick−borne encephalitis, etiology, pathogenesis, clinical picture, treatment.