How are fungal and parasitic meningitis classified?

Updated: Jul 16, 2019
  • Author: Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Fungal and parasitic forms of meningitis are also named according to their specific etiologic agent (eg, cryptococcal meningitis, Histoplasma meningitis, and amebic meningoencephalitis).


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