Meningitis

Jolt Accentuation of Headache Not a Universal Indicator of Acute Meningitis

Jolt Accentuation of Headache Not a Universal Indicator of Acute Meningitis

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The analysis revealed that oversimplifications led to the misconception of jolt accentuation of headache as a stand-alone, universal indicator of acute meningitis.

Cerebral Infarction in Meningitis Linked to Genetic Variant

Cerebral Infarction in Meningitis Linked to Genetic Variant

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The prospective study was performed in patients ≥16 years of age with community-acquired bacterial meningitis.

Herpes simplex virus infection uncommon in infants undergoing meningitis evaluation

Through this retrospective study, researchers found that 0.42% of study infants undergoing CSF culture for suspected meningitis tested positive for herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection.

Meningitis Vaccine Recalled

Meningitis Vaccine Recalled

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GlaxoSmithKline has recalled its Menveo vaccine.

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