Meningitis Articles A-Z
Meningitis Diagnosis - Meningitis Treatment
This page contains links to eMedTV Meningitis Articles containing information on subjects from Meningitis Diagnosis to Meningitis Treatment. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Meningitis Diagnosis
As this eMedTV page explains, a meningitis diagnosis is made after considering a patient's symptoms, physical exam, and test results. This article takes you through the diagnostic process, describing the imaging procedures (such as an MRI) that are used.
- Meningitis Information
Are you looking for information on meningitis? This eMedTV Web page is a great place to start. It explains the causes of this serious condition, discusses treatment, and includes a link to learn more about meningitis.
- Meningitis Research
Meningitis research is focused on many topics, including inflammation and the central nervous system. This eMedTV article discusses this research in detail and describes other areas of meningitis research, such as new treatment options.
- Meningitis Symptoms
Common meningitis symptoms in people over the age of two include high fever, headache, and stiff neck. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed list of the common and uncommon symptoms of meningitis.
- Meningitis Treatment
As this eMedTV page explains, treating meningitis can involve IV antibiotics, bed rest, and IV antifungal medications (the choice of treatment depends on the type of meningitis a person has). This page gives an overview of how this condition is treated.