California Encephalitis

The California encephalitis virus is closely related to the virus that causes La Crosse Encephalitis.  Together with several other viruses occasionally affecting humans, both are in the family Bunyaviridae.  

Please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) page on related viruses for details on:

  •  Symptoms
  • Diagnosis
  • Treatment
  • Statistics and epidemiology
  • Guidance for health practitioners