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Migraine 5 days in a row? ETMC gave me a shot on 2 separate occasions Demerol & Fenergan. Sent home with Tylenol 3.Why hasn't it gone away?menengitis?
Migraine Headache: Can't say why this is occurring but if you aren't already under the care of Neurologist - would recommend that. Take care. ...Read more
Hi, I have strep throat ( 7 days). My neck and lower part of my head has been stiff the whole time. I have not had a fever at all. menengitis?
Inflammation: Part 1: great question. It specifically refers to the inflammation of a protective layer of the brain and spinal cord called the meninges. Clinically, movements that stretch this layer (i.e. Bending the neck forward) will be painful. It can be caused by several microbes such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses. A lumbar puncture is the gold standard in obtaining spinal fluid for testing of meningitis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends !: Mild viral meningitis may be a short illness, bacterial meningitis is fatal in a few days if untreated we also have fungal and tuberculous forms the complications depend on the age of the patient , the severity of the illness and the speed of diagnosis and treatment mild to severe neurological deficits can occur. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Fever,headache: Meningitis is the term denoting usually an infection causing inflammation of the covering tissue in brain and spinal cord. Fever, headache , neck stiffness and altered mental status are the chief symptoms the severity and the prognosis varies from case to case but it has to be taken seriously! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers