Meningitis | Viral

Etiology

  • Enteroviruses, herpes simplex, herpes zoster, ebv, west nile, influenza, hiv, measels, mumps

Risk Factors

  • Seasonal: summer for west nile (mosquito born); winter for influenza
  • Lack of vaccination or too young to be vaccinated: measles, mumps, zoster
  • Older or younger age: zoster
  • Immunocompromised: HIV, other

Symptoms

  • Acute
  • Fever
  • Head ache
  • Neck pain
  • N
  • V
  • Delirium

Sub-Diseases

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