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Chronic and Recurrent Meningitis

Chronic and Recurrent Meningitis is a topic covered in the Harrison's Manual of Medicine.

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Chronic inflammation of the meninges (pia, arachnoid, and dura) can produce profound neurologic disability and may be fatal if not successfully treated. The causes are varied. Five categories of disease account for most cases of chronic meningitis:

  • Meningeal infections
  • Malignancy
  • Noninfectious inflammatory disorders
  • Chemical meningitis
  • Parameningeal infections

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Citation

Loscalzo, Joseph, et al., editors. "Chronic and Recurrent Meningitis." Harrison's Manual of Medicine, 19th ed., McGraw Hill Inc., 2017. harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623118/all/Chronic_and_Recurrent_Meningitis.
Chronic and Recurrent Meningitis. In: Loscalzo J, Jameson JL, Longo DL, et al, eds. Harrison's Manual of Medicine. 19th ed. McGraw Hill Inc.; 2017. https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623118/all/Chronic_and_Recurrent_Meningitis. Accessed April 23, 2019.
Chronic and Recurrent Meningitis. (2017). In Loscalzo, J., Jameson, J. L., Longo, D. L., Hauser, S. L., Fauci, A. S., & Kasper, D. L. (Eds.), Harrison's Manual of Medicine. Available from https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623118/all/Chronic_and_Recurrent_Meningitis
Chronic and Recurrent Meningitis [Internet]. In: Loscalzo J, Jameson JL, Longo DL, Hauser SL, Fauci AS, Kasper DL, editors. Harrison's Manual of Medicine. McGraw Hill Inc.; 2017. [cited 2019 April 23]. Available from: https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623118/all/Chronic_and_Recurrent_Meningitis.
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