Therefore, we analyzed the frequency of neck stiffness
, reduced GCS score, and seizures among febrile patients with clinical CNS infection (Table 1).
Meningeal syndrome (meningitis or meningo-encephalitis) was defined as onset of illness of more than one week; low grade fever, headache, vomiting, confusion, seizures, altered level of consciousness, neck stiffness
, hemiparesis and cranial nerve palsies.
Patients who undergo intraspinal surgery should be counselled on potential postoperative symptoms, such as dizziness, neck stiffness
, and postural headache, as these may be indicators of IH.
The pain was frontal and midline and soon followed by dizziness, neck stiffness
, nausea, vomiting, and tingling in the fingers of both hands.
Sam The Blues flanker will miss tonight's Challenge Cup clash with Pau in Cardiff due to neck stiffness
, leaving him short of match fitness ahead of captaining Wales against Australia on November 5.
"These develop rapidly in older children and adults and usually include a headache, neck stiffness
, nausea and high fever, with or without the telltale rash which doesn't fade when a glass is rolled over it.
8 (57.1%) patients had fever, 3 (21.4%) patients had neck stiffness
. 1 (7.1%) patient had hepatosplenomegaly and 5 (35.7%) patients had a loss of weight.
If untreated, symptoms may include loss of the ability to move one or both sides of the face, joint pains, severe headaches with neck stiffness
, or heart palpitations among others.
Symptoms include fever, headaches, sensitivity to bright light, neck stiffness
and a rash which doesn't vanish when pressed with a clear glass.
A 52-year-old man presented to our Emergency Department with a 2- to 3-day history of sore throat, neck stiffness
, and swollen glands.
Potential predictors of abnormal CSF were evaluated using univariate and multivariate logistic regression analyses, namely headache, confusion, terminal neck stiffness
, photophobia, focal neurological signs, seizures, HIV status and [CD4.sup.+] cell count.
and signs of meningeal irritation, Kerning's sign and Brudzincski's sign, were present in 53 (27.60%) patients; 26 (13.54%); and 18 (9.3%) respectively.