Which clinical history findings are characteristic of HIV-associated meningitis?

Updated: Aug 24, 2017
  • Author: Gulshan Uppal, MD; Chief Editor: Niranjan N Singh, MBBS, MD, DM, FAHS, FAANEM  more...
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In general, symptoms and signs typically associated with meningitis are less likely to occur in HIV-seropositive individuals than in the general population. This probably reflects the different organisms involved and the differences in immune responses.


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