Which presentations of meningitis increase the risk for neurologic sequelae or death?

Updated: Jul 16, 2019
  • Author: Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Patients with bacterial meningitis who present with an impaired level of consciousness, hypotension, or seizures are at increased risk for neurologic sequelae or death. [14]


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