A 36-year-old female asked:
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i suffered from viral meningitis but my doctor didn't say anything about a herpes. if i had gotten meningitis from a herpes virus...would i know?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Maybe: Mollaret's is a viral meningitis that's often the result of meeting genital herpes; it may happen several times. A characteristic cell may show up in the spinal fluid. Your physicain may have considered this. If you do not have herpes elsewhere, this is unlikely.
Answered on Jan 4, 2013

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