8 doctors weighed in:
Can bacterial meningitis be treated?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Most are initially treated with several different antibiotics at high doses until lab data shows which med would do the best job acting alone.
Early diagnosis & treatment permit the best outcome. There is a risk of complications in all which very with the type of germ & speed of detection and treatment.

In brief: Yes
Most are initially treated with several different antibiotics at high doses until lab data shows which med would do the best job acting alone.
Early diagnosis & treatment permit the best outcome. There is a risk of complications in all which very with the type of germ & speed of detection and treatment.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Mark Diamond
immunization is still the best prevention
Dr. Kevin Daus
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
With antibiotics.

In brief: Yes
With antibiotics.
Dr. Kevin Daus
Dr. Kevin Daus
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