acute aseptic meningitis


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acute aseptic meningitis

A nonpurulent form of meningitis often due to viral infection. It usually runs a short, benign course, marked by fever and headache and ending with recovery.
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See also: meningitis
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A possible explanation for this age distribution is that an antigenically related virus without potential to cause acute aseptic meningitis circulated in the population before year 2000 and induced an immune response.
The central nervous system was usually involved, and acute aseptic meningitis or encephalitis was frequently observed.

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