Acute Bacterial Meningitis

Acute bacterial meningitis is a rapidly progressive bacterial infection of meninges and subarachnoid space. Findings are typically headache, fever and stiff neck. The diagnosis is made by a CSF. Treatment is with antibiotics and corticosteroids, which are given as soon as possible. Neonatal meningitis, acute bacterial meningitis in newborns. Acute bacterial meningitis is a rapidly progressive bacterial infection of meninges and subarachnoid space. Findings are typically headache, fever and stiff…

September 3, 2018
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