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How is bacterial meningitis treated?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
3 doctors agree

In brief: Antibiotics

Usually with high doses of intravenous antibiotics, sometimes accompanied by steroids.

In brief: Antibiotics

Usually with high doses of intravenous antibiotics, sometimes accompanied by steroids.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Antibiotics

Most cases if not all are treated with intravenous antibiotics.
Because it can be a serious disease the treatment is often lenghty depending on the type of bacteria causing it.

In brief: Antibiotics

Most cases if not all are treated with intravenous antibiotics.
Because it can be a serious disease the treatment is often lenghty depending on the type of bacteria causing it.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
Thank
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