Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses of Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) meningitis?

Updated: Jul 09, 2018
  • Author: Prateek Lohia, MD, MHA; Chief Editor: Niranjan N Singh, MBBS, MD, DM, FAHS, FAANEM  more...
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Other problems to be considered

Other problems to be considered in the differential diagnosis of Hib meningitis are the following:

  • Brain abscess

  • Posterior fossa subdural or subdural empyema

  • Sepsis

  • Typhus

  • Cerebral malaria

  • Fungal meningitis

  • Carcinomatous meningitis


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