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What is the treatment for viral meningitis?
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Dr. Randolph Evans
Neurology
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In brief: Symptomatic
Most viral meningitis is treated symtomatically (treating the pain, nausea, and vomiting) with the exception of herpes meningoencephalitis which is treated with an antibiotic.

In brief: Symptomatic
Most viral meningitis is treated symtomatically (treating the pain, nausea, and vomiting) with the exception of herpes meningoencephalitis which is treated with an antibiotic.
Dr. Randolph Evans
Dr. Randolph Evans
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
In brief: Supportive
No specific treatment.
Mostly supportive. If due to herpes or chicken pox virus, they may be be treated with specific antiviral agents.

In brief: Supportive
No specific treatment.
Mostly supportive. If due to herpes or chicken pox virus, they may be be treated with specific antiviral agents.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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