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Viral Meningitis

Viral infections of the leptomeninges and subarachnoid space. TOGAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; FLAVIVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; RUBELLA; BUNYAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ORBIVIRUS infections; PICORNAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ORTHOMYXOVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; RHABDOVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ARENAVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; HERPESVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; ADENOVIRIDAE INFECTIONS; JC VIRUS infections; and RETROVIRIDAE INFECTIONS may cause this form of meningitis. Clinical manifestations include fever, headache, neck pain, vomiting, PHOTOPHOBIA, and signs of meningeal irritation. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1996, Ch26, pp1-3)
Also Known As:
Meningitis, Viral; Meningitides, Viral; Viral Meningitides
Networked: 239 relevant articles (10 outcomes, 16 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Bacterial Meningitis
2. Meningeal Tuberculosis (Tuberculous Meningitis)
3. Aseptic Meningitis
4. Fever (Fevers)
5. Central Nervous System Infections (Central Nervous System Infection)

Experts

1. Pfister, Hans-Walter: 3 articles (11/2010 - 04/2003)
2. Hoen, B: 3 articles (07/2009 - 06/2000)
3. Chen, Chiung-Mei: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)
4. Kuo, Hung-Chou: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)
5. Ro, Long-Sun: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)
6. Wu, Yih-Ru: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)
7. Chang, Hong-Shiu: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)
8. Hsu, Wen-Chuin: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)
9. Lyu, Rong-Kuo: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)
10. Tseng, Mu-Yun: 2 articles (07/2009 - 05/2007)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Viral Meningitis:
1. Glucose (Dextrose)FDA LinkGeneric
2. Interleukin-6 (Interleukin 6)IBA
3. C-Reactive ProteinIBA
4. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)IBA
5. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin)IBA
6. Blood Glucose (Blood Sugar)IBA
7. Lactic AcidFDA LinkGeneric
8. Proteins (Proteins, Gene)IBA
9. Free RadicalsIBA
10. bipiperidyl mustard (BPM)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Nursing Care
2. Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
3. Length of Stay
4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
5. Day Care (Partial Hospitalization)