How is meningeal inflammation treated in pediatric headache?

Updated: Jan 02, 2019
  • Author: J Ivan Lopez, MD, FAAN, FAHS; Chief Editor: George I Jallo, MD  more...
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The treatment goal for meningeal inflammation is treatment of the underlying cause, such as malignant hypertension (antihypertensives), infection (antibiotics), or subarachnoid hemorrhage (surgical evacuation of intracranial hemorrhage; nimodipine can be used to reduce vasospasm).


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