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Could a CT scan show any viral infections of brain or spinal meningitis?

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In brief: Lumbar puncture

A lumbar puncture, or lp, is the best and most sensitive way to diagnose meningitis.
Ct scans do not always show evidence of CNS infections.

In brief: Lumbar puncture

A lumbar puncture, or lp, is the best and most sensitive way to diagnose meningitis.
Ct scans do not always show evidence of CNS infections.
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