Meningitis

CNS infection should be considered in all patients with a headache, neck stiffness, fever, altered sensorium, or diffuse or focal neurological findings. pneumoniae is one of the two leading causes of bacterial meningitis in adults. Mortality from S. pneumoniae is 30%. pay close attention to cranial nerves 2, 3, 4, and 6 Altered mental status […]

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