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How Long Does Neck Pain Associated With Viral Meningitis Last
How should be viral meningitis treated? ( got headache, fever, neck pain, vomiting, but nothing else)
Aseptic meningitis is a condition caused by a viral infection that results in inflammation of the membranes covering the brain and spinal cord. It occurs more often in the summer and fall months. Although aseptic (or viral) meningitis is a serious disease, patients generally recover. There may be no additional symptoms present or individuals may have symptoms of a cold or a rash ...Read more
Saw urgent care doc for HA & neck pain, r/o sinusitis & viral meningitis. Doc told me to rest. Took Flonase for sinus, HA still persist. What do I do?
Headache: would stay for some time if it is sinusitis, Flonase alone might not help, also viral meningitis headache might still be the cause, although with absence of fever is rare, neck pain could be due to pharyngitis as well, you need a second opinion, it's your right and no offense to the first evaluating doctor, diseases change course and evolve with time ...Read more
Meningitis: Headache, neck ache going on for more than a month is highly unlikely to be meningitis, which is generally is more acute/has a much more rapid course. YOur problem may be muscular, perhaps you have a cervical spine problem. If ongoing, get it checked. A short trial of an anti-inflammatory may be helpful, too. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Usually until the : Infection has essentially run its course over one to two weeks and the degree of symptoms is very variable. ...Read more
Stiff neck, headache that is making me nauseous, cough, sneezing. i have had viral meningitis before as have my 2 children and grandson. should i be c?
Mom has viral meningitis, hospitalized. No fever, nomore red spots on knees or red eyes. Still has severe headaches, stiff neck; low white cells. Help?
Ask her doctor: Viral meningitis presents with headache, sometimes sensitivity to light or sound, nausea, vomiting, fever, stiff neck, malaise, sometimes mental changes and the spinal fluid shows findings which are not compatible with bacterial meningitis. Your mom should get better fairly quickly and be back to full health soon, but if you have questions, ask her doctor. ...Read more
I get severe neck pain after chain smoking, it feels the same as aseptic meningitis but it's not. Why the pain and should I be conserned? I have UCTD
My sentiments : exactly! Listen to your body. Chain smoking constricts your blood vessels, lowers your blood's oxygen saturation, increases your blood pressure & makes your heart beat faster. Not great for anyone, especially for someone with Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease. See http://www.nationaljewish.org/healthinfo/conditions/uctd. Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Days to weeks: Viral meningitis typically only requires supportive therapy and patients recover after days to weeks. Most viruses responsible for causing meningitis are not amenable to specific treatment and conservative measures such as fluid, bedrest, and analgesics are usually effective. ...Read more
How long does the viral meningitis virus stay in your body? If i feel completely fine after 12 days, does it mean I am cured?
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